CVE-ID

CVE-2002-0643

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Description
The installation of Microsoft Data Engine 1.0 (MSDE 1.0), and Microsoft SQL Server 2000 creates setup.iss files with insecure permissions and does not delete them after installation, which allows local users to obtain sensitive data, including weakly encrypted passwords, to gain privileges, aka "SQL Server Installation Process May Leave Passwords on System."
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Date Entry Created
20020628 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)
Modified (20050510)
Votes (Legacy)
ACCEPT(5) Armstrong, Baker, Cole, Foat, Wall
MODIFY(1) Frech
NOOP(2) Christey, Cox
Comments (Legacy)
 Wall> There may be a 4th type - clear-text passwords, which may be found in
   other setup.iss files.
 Christey> XF:mssql-insecure-password-storage(9524)
   URL:http://www.iss.net/security_center/static/9524.php
   BID:5203
   URL:http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/5203
 Frech> XF:mssql-insecure-password-storage(9524)

Proposed (Legacy)
20020726
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