CVE-2021-20434

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Description

IBM Security Verify Bridge 1.0.5.0 stores user credentials in plain clear text which can be read by a local user. IBM X-Force ID: 196346.

References

https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/196346

https://www.ibm.com/support/pages/node/6491651

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2021-09-23

Updated: 2021-09-29

Type: CWE-522

Risk Information

CVSS v2

Base Score: 2.1

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

Impact Score: 2.9

Exploitability Score: 3.9

Severity: LOW

CVSS v3

Base Score: 4.4

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

Impact Score: 3.6

Exploitability Score: 0.8

Severity: MEDIUM

Vulnerable Software

Configuration 1

OR

cpe:2.3:a:ibm:security_verify_bridge:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*