Microsoft SQL Server 7.0 System Administrator Password Disclosure Vulnerability
Microsoft has released a patch for Service Pack 2 and 3 which rectifies this issue. For those running Service Pack 1, search for SQLSP.LOG and SETUP.ISS and delete them. If Service Pack 1 is reinstalled, be sure to delete SQLSP.LOG and SETUP.ISS again and if Service Pack 2 is re-deployed, apply the patch again.
Microsoft SQL Server 7.0 SP3
Microsoft SQL Server 7.0