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CVE request: Mysql/Mariadb insecure salt-usage
From: Huzaifa Sidhpurwala <huzaifas () redhat com>
Date: Wed, 05 Dec 2012 12:26:58 +0530
Noticed another post by kingcope on full-disclosure, which basically
boils down to re-use of a salt-value when transmitting passwords
over a network.
If you could MITM/capture network packets, you could use this
weakness to determine the passwords.
Should this a CVE be assigned to this issue?
Huzaifa Sidhpurwala / Red Hat Security Response Team
- CVE request: Mysql/Mariadb insecure salt-usage Huzaifa Sidhpurwala (Dec 05)