CVE-ID

CVE-1999-1235

• Severity Rating • Fix Information • Vulnerable Software Versions • SCAP Mappings
Description
Internet Explorer 5.0 records the username and password for FTP servers in the URL history, which could allow (1) local users to read the information from another user's index.dat, or (2) people who are physically observing ("shoulder surfing") another user to read the information from the status bar when the user moves the mouse over a link.
References
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Date Entry Created
20010831 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 (20010912)
Votes (Legacy)
ACCEPT(4) Cole, Foat, Frech, Wall
Comments (Legacy)
 CHANGE> [Foat changed vote from NOOP to ACCEPT]

Proposed (Legacy)
20010912
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