Spider Sales weak encryption

spidersales-weak-encryption (15370) The risk level is classified as LowLow Risk


Spider Sales could allow a remote attacker to obtain sensitive information. Spider Sales uses a weak encryption scheme. A local attacker could exploit this vulnerability by obtaining the private and public keys to decrypt sensitive information stored in the database.


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  • Full-Disclosure Mailing List, Wed Mar 03 2004 - 06:10:51 CST: Spider Sales shopping cart software multiple security vulnerabilities .
  • BID-9799: SpiderSales Shopping Cart Multiple Vulnerabilities
  • CVE-2004-0350: SpiderSales shopping cart does not enforce a minimum length for the private key, which can make it easier for local users to obtain the private key by factoring.
  • CVE-2004-0351: Spider Sales shopping cart stores the private key in the same database and table as the public key, which allows local users with access to the database to decrypt data.
  • OSVDB ID: 6316: Spider Sales Public/Private Keys Insecure Storage
  • OSVDB ID: 6317: Spider Sales Non-Enforced Key Length Allows Key Expoure

Platforms Affected:

  • Spider Sales Spider Sales


Mar 03, 2004

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