Schneider Electric SCADA Expert ClearSCADA 2005 / 2007 / 2009 < 2009 R2.4 / 2010 < 2010 R1.1 Remote Authentication Bypass

Medium Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 8610


A vulnerable version of Schneider Electric SCADA Expert ClearSCADA has been detected.


Schneider Electric SCADA Expert ClearSCADA versions 2005, 2007, 2009, and 2010 &lt; 2010 R1.1 are prone to a remote authentication bypass vulnerability because of improper exception handling. Specifically, this issue affects the 'dbserver.exe' file. An attacker may exploit this issue to gain access to sensitive information and modify certain functions.


Upgrade to SCADA Expert ClearSCADA version 2009 R2.4, 2010 R1.1, or later.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 8610

Family: SCADA

Published: 2015/07/17

Modified: 2016/02/05

Dependencies: 6313

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 6.4

Temporal Score: 5.6

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

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


Base Score: 6.4

Temporal Score: 6.1


Temporal Vector: CVSS3#E:X/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:schneider-electric:scada_expert_clearscada

Patch Publication Date: 2011/08/25

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2011/08/25

Reference Information

BID: 72381