Insufficiently protected credentials in Hitachi ABB Power Grids Retail Operations and CSB Products

Published: 2021-08-25
Risk Low
Patch available YES
Number of vulnerabilities 1
CVE-ID CVE-2021-35529
Exploitation vector Network
Public exploit N/A
Vulnerable software
Retail Operations
Server applications / Other server solutions

Counterparty Settlement and Billing (CSB)
Server applications / Other server solutions

Vendor Hitachi ABB Power Grids

Security Bulletin

This security bulletin contains one low risk vulnerability.

1) Insufficiently protected credentials

EUVDB-ID: #VU56075

Risk: Low


CVE-ID: CVE-2021-35529

CWE-ID: CWE-522 - Insufficiently Protected Credentials

Exploit availability: No


The vulnerability allows a remote user to compromise the target system.

The vulnerability exists due to insufficiently protected credentials. A remote administrator can access database credentials and gain read/edit access to application data.


Install updates from vendor's website.

Vulnerable software versions

Retail Operations: 5.7.2

Counterparty Settlement and Billing (CSB): 5.7.2

CPE2.3 External links

Q & A

Can this vulnerability be exploited remotely?

Is there known malware, which exploits this vulnerability?