Algorithm Downgrade in Philips Clinical Collaboration Platform

Published: 2020-09-21
Risk Low
Patch available NO
Number of vulnerabilities 1
CVE-ID CVE-2020-16200
Exploitation vector Local network
Public exploit N/A
Vulnerable software
Clinical Collaboration Platform
Hardware solutions / Medical equipment

Vendor Philips

Security Bulletin

This security bulletin contains one low risk vulnerability.

1) Algorithm Downgrade

EUVDB-ID: #VU46829

Risk: Low


CVE-ID: CVE-2020-16200

CWE-ID: CWE-757 - Selection of Less-Secure Algorithm During Negotiat

Exploit availability: No


The vulnerability allows a remote attacker to bypass certain security restrictions.

The vulnerability exists due to the affected software does not properly control the allocation and maintenance of a limited resource. A remote attacker on the local network can influence the amount of resources consumed, eventually leading to the exhaustion of available resources.


Cybersecurity Help is currently unaware of any official solution to address this vulnerability.

Vulnerable software versions

Clinical Collaboration Platform: 12.2.1

CPE2.3 External links

Q & A

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