CVE-ID

CVE-1999-0508

• Severity Rating • Fix Information • Vulnerable Software Versions • SCAP Mappings
Description
An account on a router, firewall, or other network device has a default, null, blank, or missing password.
References
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Date Entry Created
19990607 Disclaimer: The entry creation date may reflect when the CVE-ID was allocated or reserved, and does not necessarily indicate when this vulnerability was discovered, shared with the affected vendor, publicly disclosed, or updated in CVE.
Phase (Legacy)
Proposed (19990714)
Votes (Legacy)
ACCEPT(4) Baker, Meunier, Northcutt, Shostack
MODIFY(1) Frech
NOOP(1) Christey
Comments (Legacy)
 Frech> Note: Because the distinction between network hardware and software is not
   distinct, 
   the term 'network device' was liberally interpreted. Feel free to reject any
   of the
   below terms.
   XF:default-netranger
   XF:cayman-gatorbox
   XF:breezecom-default-passwords
   XF:default-portmaster
   XF:wingate-unpassworded
   XF:netopia-unpassworded
   XF:default-bay-switches
   XF:motorola-cable-default-pass
   XF:default-flowpoint
   XF:qms-2060-no-root-password
   XF:avirt-ras-password
   XF:webtrends-rtp-serv-install-password
   XF:cisco-bruteforce
   XF:cisco-bruteadmin
   XF:sambar-server-defaults
   XF:management-pfcuser
   XF:http-cgi-wwwboard-default
 Christey> DELREF XF:avirt-ras-password - does not fit CVE-1999-0508.

Proposed (Legacy)
19990714
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