• Severity Rating • Fix Information • Vulnerable Software Versions • SCAP Mappings
GuildFTPd 0.9.7 stores user names and passwords in plaintext in the default.usr file, which allows local users to gain privileges as other FTP users by reading the file.
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Date Entry Created
20011012 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 (20011012)
Votes (Legacy)
ACCEPT(2) Baker, Frech
NOOP(5) Armstrong, Christey, Cole, Foat, Wall
Comments (Legacy)
 Baker> Vendor added password encryption in latest version, 0.996, and you can see the comments in the changes log, at the following URL:
 Christey> Email ack received from on 3/8/2002

Proposed (Legacy)
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