CVE-ID

CVE-2001-1005

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Description
Starfish Truesync Desktop 2.0b as used on the REX 5000 PDA uses weak encryption to store the user password in a registry key, which allows attackers who have access to the registry key to decrypt the password and gain privileges.
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Date Entry Created
20020131 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 (20020131)
Votes (Legacy)
ACCEPT(1) Green
MODIFY(1) Frech
NOOP(4) Armstrong, Cole, Foat, Wall
Comments (Legacy)
 Frech> XF:truesync-desktop-insecure-passwords(7031)

Proposed (Legacy)
20020131
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