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Category:   Application (Generic)  >   Macromedia Breeze Vendors:   Macromedia
Macromedia Breeze Password Reset Feature May Disclose Passwords
SecurityTracker Alert ID:  1014990
SecurityTracker URL:
CVE Reference:   CVE-2005-3112   (Links to External Site)
Updated:  Jun 15 2008
Original Entry Date:  Sep 29 2005
Impact:   Disclosure of authentication information
Fix Available:  Yes  Vendor Confirmed:  Yes  
Version(s): 5.0
Description:   A vulnerability was reported in Macromedia Breeze. The system may disclose a user's password.

When a user resets their password via the 'reset password' link on the server login page, the new password is stored in the Breeze database in plain text instead of as a hashed password.

The Breeze 'licensed server' version is affected. The 'hosted server' version is not affected.

Macromedia credits Troy Wise of Edstrom Industries, Inc with reporting this vulnerability.

Impact:   The system may store a user's password in the database in plain text form.
Solution:   The vendor has issued a fixed version (5.1), available at:

Vendor URL: (Links to External Site)
Cause:   Access control error, State error
Underlying OS:  Windows (2000), Windows (2003)

Message History:   None.

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