Cleartext storage of sensitive information in Hitachi ABB Power Grids System Data Manager



Published: 2021-09-08
Risk Low
Patch available YES
Number of vulnerabilities 1
CVE-ID CVE-2021-35526
CWE-ID CWE-312
Exploitation vector Local
Public exploit N/A
Vulnerable software
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SDM600
Server applications / SCADA systems

Vendor

Security Bulletin

This security bulletin contains one low risk vulnerability.

1) Cleartext storage of sensitive information

EUVDB-ID: #VU56388

Risk: Low

CVSSv3.1:

CVE-ID: CVE-2021-35526

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

Exploit availability: No

Description

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

The vulnerability exists due to the application does not encrypt backup files. A local user can modify backup files, overwrite system configuration files and gain elevated privileges.

Mitigation

Install updates from vendor's website.

Vulnerable software versions

SDM600: before 1.2 FP2 HF6


CPE2.3
External links

http://ics-cert.us-cert.gov/advisories/icsa-21-250-02

Q & A

Can this vulnerability be exploited remotely?

Is there known malware, which exploits this vulnerability?



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