Vulnerability CVE-2005-3801


Published: 2005-11-24   Modified: 2012-02-12

Description:
CounterPane PasswordSafe 1.x and 2.x allows local users to test possible encryption keys against a subset of the stored key data without performing the more expensive key derivation function (KDF) function, which reduces the search time in brute force attacks.

See advisories in our WLB2 database:
Topic
Author
Date
Med.
Schneier\'s PasswordSafe password validation flaw
ElcomSoft Co.Ltd
18.11.2005

CVSS2 => (AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)

CVSS Base Score
Impact Subscore
Exploitability Subscore
4.6/10
6.4/10
3.9/10
Exploit range
Attack complexity
Authentication
Local
Low
No required
Confidentiality impact
Integrity impact
Availability impact
Partial
Partial
Partial
Affected software
Counterpane -> Passwordsafe 

 References:
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/15455
http://www.osvdb.org/21244
http://marc.theaimsgroup.com/?l=bugtraq&m=113217074200452&w=2
http://securityreason.com/securityalert/190

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