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Revision as of 15:15, 12 June 2006

This is a Vulnerability. To view all vulnerabilities, please see the Vulnerability Category page.


Description

Empty string password makes the authentication as weak as the user names, which are normally public or guessable. This make a brute-force attack against the login interface much easier.

Examples

Related Threats

Attackers try to obtain a log in account of the application.

Related Attacks

Related Vulnerabilities

Related Countermeasures

Category:Authentication Strong Password Policy

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