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Login name is also the password

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Login name is also the password

Severity
10
CVSS
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
Published
11/01/2004
Created
07/25/2018
Added
11/01/2004
Modified
12/04/2013

Description

The login (user) name for this account is also being used as the password. This is a common issue malicious users look for. It is best practice to enforce strict password policies to prevent users from using easy to guess passwords.

Solution(s)

  • login-name-is-password

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