Descriptionpam_unix.so in Linux-PAM 0.99.7.0 allows context-dependent attackers to log into accounts whose password hash, as stored in /etc/passwd or /etc/shadow, has only two characters.
Overall state of this security issue: Resolved
This issue is currently rated as having important severity.
|National Vulnerability Database|
SUSE Security Advisories:
- SUSE-SR:2007:003, published Fri, 16 Feb 2007 16:00:00 +0000
SUSE Timeline for this CVECVE page created: Fri Jun 28 01:42:57 2013
CVE page last modified: Fri Oct 7 12:45:35 2022