CVE-ID

CVE-2001-0984

• Severity Rating • Fix Information • Vulnerable Software Versions • SCAP Mappings
Description
Password Safe 1.7(1) leaves cleartext passwords in memory when a user copies the password to the clipboard and minimizes Password Safe with the "Clear the password when minimized" and "Lock password database on minimize and promp on restore" options enabled, which could allow an attacker with access to the memory (e.g. an administrator) to read the passwords.
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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(2) Foat, Frech
MODIFY(1) Green
NOOP(2) Cole, Wall
Comments (Legacy)
 Green> THE ISSUE OF WHETHER THIS IS PROGRAMMATIC OR OS RELATED SEEMS
   UNSETTLED, AS DOES THE LEVEL OF PRIVILEGE THAT CAN BE OBTAINED

Proposed (Legacy)
20020131
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