TorrentTrader account-recover.php weak security
|torrenttrader-accountrecover-weak-security (51150)||Low Risk|
TorrentTrader could provide weaker than expected security, caused by a weak password hash algorithm in the account-recover.php script. A remote attacker with knowledge of the victim's email address could exploit this vulnerability using brute force techniques to recover valid passwords which could be used to gain unauthorized access to the system.
No remedy available as of July 1, 2014.
- TorrentTrader Web site: TorrentTrader.
- [waraxe-2009-SA#074]: Multiple Vulnerabilities in TorrentTrader Classic 1.09.
- BID-35369: TorrentTrader Classic Multiple Remote Vulnerabilities
- CVE-2009-2158: account-recover.php in TorrentTrader Classic 1.09 chooses random passwords from an insufficiently large set, which makes it easier for remote attackers to obtain a password via a brute-force attack.
- OSVDB ID: 55339: TorrentTrader Classic account-recover.php Random Password Assignment Weakness
- SA35456: TorrentTrader Classic Multiple Vulnerabilities
- TorrentTrader TorrentTrader 1.03 Classic
- TorrentTrader TorrentTrader 1.04 Classic
- TorrentTrader TorrentTrader 1.06 Classic
- TorrentTrader TorrentTrader 1.07 Classic
- TorrentTrader TorrentTrader 1.08 Classic
- TorrentTrader TorrentTrader 1.09 Classic
Jun 15, 2009
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