CVE-ID

CVE-2000-0093

• CVSS Severity Rating • Fix Information • Vulnerable Software Versions • SCAP Mappings • CPE Information
Description
An installation of Red Hat uses DES password encryption with crypt() for the initial password, instead of md5.
References
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  • BUGTRAQ:20000121 Rh 6.1 initial root password encryption
  • BUGTRAQ:20000122 NIS security advisory : password method downgrade
Assigning CNA
MITRE Corporation
Date Record Created
20000202 Disclaimer: The record 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 (20000208)
Votes (Legacy)
ACCEPT(2) Baker, Cole
MODIFY(1) Frech
NOOP(1) Wall
Comments (Legacy)
 Frech> XF:linux-initial-password-encryption

Proposed (Legacy)
20000208
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