Vulnerability identifier: #VU48568
Vulnerability risk: Low
Exploitation vector: Network
Exploit availability: No
The vulnerability allows an attacker to decrypt or brute-force passwords.
The vulnerability exists due to Rclone uses a weak random number generator for generating passwords with much less entropy than advertised. An attacker, who is able to obtain the password protected file can decrypt data.
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Vulnerable software versions
rclone: 1.49.0, 1.49.1, 1.49.2, 1.49.3, 1.49.4, 1.49.5, 1.50.0, 1.50.1, 1.50.2, 1.51.0, 1.52.0, 1.52.1, 1.52.2, 1.52.3, 1.53.0, 1.53.1, 1.53.2
Can this vulnerability be exploited remotely?
Yes. This vulnerability can be exploited by a remote non-authenticated attacker via the Internet.
Is there known malware, which exploits this vulnerability?
No. We are not aware of malware exploiting this vulnerability.