HP Data Protector Hard-coded Cryptographic Key (HPSBGN03580)

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Synopsis :

An application running on the remote host utilizes an embedded SSL
private key.

Description :

The HP Data Protector application running on the remote host contains
an embedded SSL private key that is shared across all installations.
An attacker can exploit this to perform man-in-the-middle attacks
against the host or have other potential impacts.

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?b20bcde7
http://www.kb.cert.org/vuls/id/267328

Solution :

Apply the appropriate patch according to the vendor's advisory.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 7.7
(CVSS2#E:F/RL:OF/RC:ND)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Misc.

Nessus Plugin ID: 90941 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2016-2004

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