CVE-1999-1497

Current Description

Ipswitch IMail 5.0 and 6.0 uses weak encryption to store passwords in registry keys, which allows local attackers to read passwords for e-mail accounts.

Basic Data

PublishedDecember 21, 1999
Last ModifiedSeptember 05, 2008
Assignercve@mitre.org
Data TypeCVE
Data FormatMITRE
Data Version4.0
Problem TypeNVD-CWE-Other
CVE Data Version4.0

Base Metric V2

CVSS 2 - Version2.0
CVSS 2 - Vector StringAV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C
CVSS 2 - Access VectorLOCAL
CVSS 2 - Access ComplexityLOW
CVSS 2 - AuthenticationNONE
CVSS 2 - Confidentiality ImpactCOMPLETE
CVSS 2 - Availability ImpactCOMPLETE
CVSS 2 - Base Score7.2
SeverityHIGH
Exploitability Score3.9
Impact Score10.0
Obtain All Privilegefalse
Obtain User Privilegefalse
Obtain Other Privilegefalse

Base Metric V3

No data provided.

Configurations

  • OR - Configuration 1
    Cpe VersionPartVendorProductVersionUpdateEditionLanguageSW EditionTarget SWTarget HWOtherVersion Start IncludingVersion End IncludingVersion Start ExcludingVersion End Excluding
    2.3ApplicationIpswitchImail5.0*******
    2.3ApplicationIpswitchImail5.0.5*******
    2.3ApplicationIpswitchImail5.0.6*******
    2.3ApplicationIpswitchImail5.0.7*******
    2.3ApplicationIpswitchImail5.0.8*******
    2.3ApplicationIpswitchImail6.0*******

Vulnerable Software List

VendorProductVersions
Ipswitch Imail 5.0, 5.0.5, 5.0.6, 5.0.7, 5.0.8, 6.0

References

NameSourceURLTags
19991221 [w00giving '99 #11] IMail's password encryption schemehttp://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/39329BUGTRAQExploit Vendor Advisory
880http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/880BIDExploit Vendor Advisory