CVE-2002-0226

Current Description

retrieve_password.pl in DCForum 6.x and 2000 generates predictable new passwords based on a sessionID, which allows remote attackers to request a new password on behalf of another user and use the sessionID to calculate the new password for that user.

Basic Data

PublishedMay 16, 2002
Last ModifiedOctober 18, 2016
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:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P
CVSS 2 - Access VectorNETWORK
CVSS 2 - Access ComplexityLOW
CVSS 2 - AuthenticationNONE
CVSS 2 - Confidentiality ImpactPARTIAL
CVSS 2 - Availability ImpactPARTIAL
CVSS 2 - Base Score7.5
SeverityHIGH
Exploitability Score10.0
Impact Score6.4
Obtain All Privilegefalse
Obtain User Privilegefalse
Obtain Other Privilegetrue

Base Metric V3

No data provided.

Configurations

  • OR - Configuration 1
    Cpe VersionPartVendorProductVersionUpdateEditionLanguageSW EditionTarget SWTarget HWOtherVersion Start IncludingVersion End IncludingVersion Start ExcludingVersion End Excluding
    2.3ApplicationDcscriptsDcforum5.0*******
    2.3ApplicationDcscriptsDcforum6.0*******
    2.3ApplicationDcscriptsDcforum6.21*******
    2.3ApplicationDcscriptsDcforum2000*******

Vulnerable Software List

VendorProductVersions
Dcscripts Dcforum 2000, 5.0, 6.0, 6.21

References

NameSourceURLTags
20020201 Vulnerability in all versions of DCForum from dcscripts.comhttp://marc.info/?l=bugtraq&m=101258311519504&w=2BUGTRAQ
http://www.dcscripts.com/bugtrac/DCForumID7/3.htmlhttp://www.dcscripts.com/bugtrac/DCForumID7/3.htmlCONFIRM
dcforum-cgi-recover-passwords(8044)http://www.iss.net/security_center/static/8044.phpXFPatch Vendor Advisory
2038http://www.osvdb.org/2038OSVDB
3866http://www.osvdb.org/3866OSVDB
4014http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/4014BIDPatch Vendor Advisory