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Use of Hard-coded Credentials


Severity High
Score 9.8/10


QNAP F_VioCard 2312 and F_VioGate 2308 have hardcoded entries in authorized_keys files. NOTE: 1. All active models are not affected. The last affected model was EOL since 2010. 2. The legacy authorization mechanism is no longer adopted in all active models

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  • HIGH
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  • HIGH
  • HIGH

CWE-798 - Use of Hard-coded Credentials

The software contains hard-coded credentials, such as a password or cryptographic key, which it uses for its own inbound authentication, outbound communication to external components, or encryption of internal data.


Advisory Timeline

  • Published