CVE-2020-4854

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Description

IBM Spectrum Protect Plus 10.1.0 thorugh 10.1.6 contains hard-coded credentials, such as a password or cryptographic key, which it uses for its own inbound authentication, outbound communication to external components, or encryption of internal data. IBM X-Force ID: 190454.

References

https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/190454

https://www.ibm.com/support/pages/node/6367823

https://www.tenable.com/security/research/tra-2020-66

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2020-11-23

Updated: 2020-12-04

Type: CWE-798

Risk Information

CVSS v2

Base Score: 7.5

Vector: AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P

Impact Score: 6.4

Exploitability Score: 10

Severity: HIGH

CVSS v3

Base Score: 9.8

Vector: CVSS:3.1/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

Impact Score: 5.9

Exploitability Score: 3.9

Severity: CRITICAL

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IDNameProductFamilySeverity
146571IBM Spectrum Protect Plus vsnap Static Credential VulnerabilityNessusGeneral
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