IBM Storwize SSL/TLS RC4 Stream Cipher Key Invariance (Bar Mitzvah)

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Synopsis :

The remote host is affected by a security feature bypass

Description :

According to its self-reported version number, the IBM Storwize server
running on the remote host is affected by a security feature bypass
vulnerability, known as Bar Mitzvah, due to improper combination of
state data with key data by the RC4 cipher algorithm during the
initialization phase. A man-in-the-middle attacker can exploit this,
via a brute-force attack using LSB values, to decrypt the traffic.

Note that Nessus has not tested for this issue but has instead relied
only on the application's self-reported version number.

See also :

Solution :

Upgrade to IBM Storwize version / / / or later.

Risk factor :

Low / CVSS Base Score : 2.6
CVSS Temporal Score : 2.2
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Misc.

Nessus Plugin ID: 91633 ()

Bugtraq ID: 73684

CVE ID: CVE-2015-2808

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