Use of hard-coded credentials in Dell EMC Connectrix DCNM

Published: 2022-10-24
Risk High
Patch available YES
Number of vulnerabilities 1
CVE-ID CVE-2020-3382
Exploitation vector Network
Public exploit N/A
Vulnerable software
Dell EMC Connectrix DCNM
Other software / Other software solutions

Vendor Dell

Security Bulletin

This security bulletin contains one high risk vulnerability.

1) Use of hard-coded credentials

EUVDB-ID: #VU32917

Risk: High


CVE-ID: CVE-2020-3382

CWE-ID: CWE-798 - Use of Hard-coded Credentials

Exploit availability: No


The vulnerability allows a remote attacker to gain full access to vulnerable system.

The vulnerability exists due to different installations share a static encryption key. A remote unauthenticated attacker can use the static key to craft a valid session token and access the affected system using the hard-coded credentials.

Successful exploitation of this vulnerability may result in complete compromise of vulnerable system.


Install update from vendor's website.

Vulnerable software versions

Dell EMC Connectrix DCNM: 11.0(1) - 11.3(1)

CPE2.3 External links

Q & A

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Is there known malware, which exploits this vulnerability?