Cleartext storage of sensitive information in Johnson Controls Software House C-CURE 9000 and American Dynamics victor VMS

Published: 2020-05-22 | Updated: 2020-05-22
Risk Medium
Patch available YES
Number of vulnerabilities 1
CVE-ID CVE-2020-9045
Exploitation vector Network
Public exploit N/A
Vulnerable software
American Dynamics victor Video Management System
Other software / Other software solutions

Software House C•CURE 9000
Client/Desktop applications / Antivirus software/Personal firewalls

Vendor Johnson Controls

Security Bulletin

This security bulletin contains one medium risk vulnerability.

1) Cleartext storage of sensitive information

EUVDB-ID: #VU28179

Risk: Medium


CVE-ID: CVE-2020-9045

CWE-ID: CWE-312 - Cleartext Storage of Sensitive Information

Exploit availability: No


The vulnerability allows a remote attacker to view the password on the target system.

The vulnerability exists due to the credentials of the user performing the installation or upgrade are saved in a file. A remote authenticated attacker can obtain this credential because the install log file persists after the installation.


Install updates from vendor's website.

Vulnerable software versions

American Dynamics victor Video Management System: 5.2

Software House C•CURE 9000: 2.70

CPE2.3 External links

Q & A

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