A vulnerability has been identified in SCALANCE X-200 (All Versions < V5.2.4), SCALANCE X-200IRT (All versions), SCALANCE X-300 (All versions), SCALANCE X-414-3E (All versions). The affected devices store passwords in a recoverable format. An attacker may extract and recover device passwords from the device configuration. Successful exploitation requires access to a device configuration backup and impacts confidentiality of the stored passwords. At the time of advisory publication no public exploitation of this security vulnerability was known.
Published : 2019-06-12 14:29 Updated : 2019-10-09 23:51
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Score 2.1 / 10
A vulnerability exploitable with only local access requires the attacker to have either physical access to the vulnerable system or a local (shell) account. Examples of locally exploitable vulnerabilities are peripheral attacks such as Firewire/USB DMA attacks, and local privilege escalations (e.g., sudo).
Specialized access conditions or extenuating circumstances do not exist. The following are examples:
- The affected product typically requires access to a wide range of systems and users, possibly anonymous and untrusted (e.g., Internet-facing web or mail server).
- The affected configuration is default or ubiquitous.
- The attack can be performed manually and requires little skill or additional information gathering.
- The race condition is a lazy one (i.e., it is technically a race but easily winnable).
Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.
There is considerable informational disclosure. Access to some system files is possible, but the attacker does not have control over what is obtained, or the scope of the loss is constrained. An example is a vulnerability that divulges only certain tables in a database.
There is no impact to the integrity of the system.
There is no impact to the availability of the system.
|Siemens||Scalance X-200irt Firmware||cpe:/o:siemens:scalance_x-200irt_firmware|
|Siemens||Scalance X-300 Firmware||cpe:/o:siemens:scalance_x-300_firmware|
|Siemens||Scalance X-414-3e Firmware||cpe:/o:siemens:scalance_x-414-3e_firmware|
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