CVE-2003-0094

2003-03-03T05:00:00
ID CVE-2003-0094
Type cve
Reporter cve@mitre.org
Modified 2017-10-10T01:30:00

Description

A patch for mcookie in the util-linux package for Mandrake Linux 8.2 and 9.0 uses /dev/urandom instead of /dev/random, which causes mcookie to use an entropy source that is more predictable than expected, which may make it easier for certain types of attacks to succeed.