BlackBerry Desktop Software < 6.0.1 Database Backup File Password Brute Force Weakness

Low Nessus Plugin ID 51395


The remote Windows host contains a program that uses a weak password to encrypt data.


The version of BlackBerry Desktop Software installed on the remote host is older than version 6.0.1. Such versions use a weak password to encrypt backup files, which makes it possible for a local user to decrypt backup files via a brute-force attack.


Upgrade to BlackBerry Desktop Software 6.0.1 or later.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Low

ID: 51395

File Name: blackberry_desktop_software_6_0_1.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.5 $

Type: local

Agent: windows

Family: Windows

Published: 2010/12/30

Modified: 2015/01/12

Dependencies: 13855

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Low


Base Score: 2.1

Temporal Score: 1.7

Vector: CVSS2#AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:F/RL:OF/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

Required KB Items: SMB/Registry/Enumerated

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2010/12/15

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2010/12/15

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2010-2603

BID: 45434

OSVDB: 69928

Secunia: 42657