CVE-1999-1073

1998-11-30T05:00:00
ID CVE-1999-1073
Type cve
Reporter cve@mitre.org
Modified 2016-10-18T02:00:00

Description

Excite for Web Servers (EWS) 1.1 records the first two characters of a plaintext password in the beginning of the encrypted password, which makes it easier for an attacker to guess passwords via a brute force or dictionary attack.