#VU58251 Use of Hard-coded Cryptographic Key


Published: 2021-11-19

Vulnerability identifier: #VU58251

Vulnerability risk: Low

CVSSv3.1:

CVE-ID: CVE-2021-43552

CWE-ID: CWE-321

Exploitation vector: Local

Exploit availability: No

Vulnerable software:
Patient Information Center iX (PIC iX)
Hardware solutions / Medical equipment

Vendor: Philips

Description

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

The vulnerability exists due to the affected product uses a hard-coded cryptographic key. A local user can recover the encrypted data.

Mitigation
Cybersecurity Help is currently unaware of any official solution to address this vulnerability.

Vulnerable software versions

Patient Information Center iX (PIC iX): B.02 - C.03


CPE

External links
http://ics-cert.us-cert.gov/advisories/icsma-21-322-02


Q & A

Can this vulnerability be exploited remotely?

Is there known malware, which exploits this vulnerability?


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