CWE-521 - Weak Password Requirements


The task of authentication mechanism consists in control and requirement to make the passwords more complete. Under the influence of the weakness mechanism doesn't demand strong passwords that makes the field of guessing combination smaller. It allows attackers to learn password and access user's accounts or obtain potentially sensitive information.
The weakness is introduced during Architecture and Design, Implementation stages.

Latest vulnerabilities for CWE-521


Description of CWE-521 on Mitre website