|Number of vulnerabilities||1|
|CVE ID|| CVE-2010-2772
|Public exploit||Vulnerability #1 is being exploited in the wild.|
SIMATIC PCS 7
Siemens SIMATIC WinCC
|Vulnerable software versions||
SIMATIC PCS 7 -
Siemens SIMATIC WinCC -
The vulnerability allows a local user to obtain hardcoded credentials.
The vulnerability exists due to usage of hardcoded password to access back-end database. A local user can obtain password and gain unaithorized access SCADA system.
Successful exploitation of the vulnerability may allow an attacker to gain complete control over the industrial process.
Note: this vulnerability is being actively exploited by the Stuxnet malware.
Follow vendor recommendations to resolve this issue.