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CVE-2004-2394 Detail

Current Description

Off-by-one error in passwd 0.68 and earlier, when using the --stdin option, causes passwd to use the first 78 characters of a password instead of the first 79, which results in a small reduction of the search space required for brute force attacks.

Source:  MITRE
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Hyperlink Resource
http://bugzilla.redhat.com/bugzilla/show_bug.cgi?id=120060 Patch
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDKSA-2004:045 Patch Vendor Advisory
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/10370 Patch
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/16178

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
NVD-CWE-Other Other NIST  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:mandrakesoft:mandrake_multi_network_firewall:8.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Configuration 2 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:o:mandrakesoft:mandrake_linux:8.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:mandrakesoft:mandrake_linux:8.2:*:ppc:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:mandrakesoft:mandrake_linux:9.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:mandrakesoft:mandrake_linux:9.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:mandrakesoft:mandrake_linux:9.1:*:ppc:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:mandrakesoft:mandrake_linux:9.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:mandrakesoft:mandrake_linux:9.2:*:amd64:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:mandrakesoft:mandrake_linux:10.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:mandrakesoft:mandrake_linux_corporate_server:2.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:o:mandrakesoft:mandrake_linux_corporate_server:2.1:*:x86_64:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2004-2394
NVD Published Date:
12/31/2004
NVD Last Modified:
07/10/2017