Information disclosure in IBM System Storage Tape Controller 3592 Model C07

Published: 2023-09-01
Risk Medium
Patch available YES
Number of vulnerabilities 1
CVE-ID CVE-2014-3566
Exploitation vector Network
Public exploit Public exploit code for vulnerability #1 is available.
Vulnerable software
System Storage Tape Controller 3592 Model C07
Other software / Other software solutions

Vendor IBM Corporation

Security Bulletin

This security bulletin contains one medium risk vulnerability.

1) Information disclosure


Risk: Medium


CVE-ID: CVE-2014-3566


Exploit availability:


The vulnerability allows a remote attacker to perform MitM attack.

The vulnerability exists due to usage of insecure SSLv3 protocol in OpenSSL. A remote attacker can force the current connection between user and server to be downgraded to SSLv3 protocol and then use padding-oracle attack on Cypher-block chaining (CBC) mode to decrypt encrypted communication.

Successful exploitation of the vulnerability may allow an attacker to read encrypted communications in clear text.

Note: The vulnerability is known as POODLE.


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Vulnerable software versions

System Storage Tape Controller 3592 Model C07: before

Fixed software versions

CPE2.3 External links

Q & A

Can this vulnerability be exploited remotely?

Is there known malware, which exploits this vulnerability?