National Cyber Awareness System
Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2012-4899
Original release date:10/10/2012
WellinTech KingView 6.5.3 and earlier uses a weak password-hashing algorithm, which makes it easier for local users to discover credentials by reading an unspecified file.
CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Locally exploitable
Access Complexity: Low
Authentication: Not required to exploit
Impact Type:Allows unauthorized disclosure of information
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US-CERT Security Bulletin: http://www.us-cert.gov/control_systems/pdf/ICSA-12-283-02.pdf
External Source: MISC
Type: Advisory; Patch Information