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Weak Password Requirements


Severity High
Score 9.1/10


A vulnerability was found in PHPGurukul Employee Leaves Management System 1.0. It has been declared as problematic. Affected by this vulnerability is an unknown functionality of the file changepassword.php. The manipulation of the argument newpassword/confirmpassword leads to weak password requirements. The attack can be launched remotely. The exploit has been disclosed to the public and may be used. The identifier VDB-220021 was assigned to this vulnerability.

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CWE-521 - Weak Password Requirements

The product does not require that users should have strong passwords, which makes it easier for attackers to compromise user accounts.


Advisory Timeline

  • Published