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Date: Wed, 5 Dec 2012 13:43:46 +0100
From: Sergei Golubchik <>
Cc: Kurt Seifried <>,
	Jan Lieskovsky <>,
	Huzaifa Sidhpurwala <>
Subject: Re: CVE request: Mysql/Mariadb insecure salt-usage

Hi, Huzaifa!

On Dec 05, Huzaifa Sidhpurwala wrote:
> Noticed another post by kingcope on full-disclosure, which basically
> boils down to re-use of a salt-value when transmitting passwords
> over a network.
> If you could MITM/capture network packets, you could use this
> weakness to determine the passwords.
> References:
> Should this a CVE be assigned to this issue?


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