2014-10-09 Flaw Discovered 2014-10-20 Vendor contacted 2014-10-21 Vendor response 2014-12-08 Vendor fix proposal 2014-12-08 Extension of embargo to 19.4.2015 2015-05-04 Extension of embargo until release of version 5.0 2015-05-18 Release of version 5.0 and public disclosure
The CollabNet Subversion Edge Management does not implement a strong password policy. Passwords like "aaaaa" are allowed as the only requirement is that the password is at least 5 characters long
Allow for a configuration option that enforces high password complexity.
The new default for passwords is to require at least 3 of the following character classes: uppercase, lowercase, digits, and special characters. A minimum length of 8 characters is also configurable.