#VU67461 Unprotected storage of credentials in Brocade Fabric OS

Published: 2022-09-19

Vulnerability identifier: #VU67461

Vulnerability risk: Low

CVSSv3.1: 4.8 [CVSS:3.1/AV:L/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:N/A:N/E:U/RL:O/RC:C]

CVE-ID: CVE-2022-28170


Exploitation vector: Local

Exploit availability: No

Vulnerable software:
Brocade Fabric OS
Operating systems & Components / Operating system



The vulnerability allows a local user to gain access to other users' credentials.

The vulnerability exists due to application stored credentials in the debug statements. A local user can extract the passwords from a debug file.

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Can this vulnerability be exploited remotely?

No. This vulnerability can be exploited locally. The attacker should have authentication credentials and successfully authenticate on the system.

Is there known malware, which exploits this vulnerability?

No. We are not aware of malware exploiting this vulnerability.

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