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Exposure of Sensitive Information to an Unauthorized Actor

CVE-2018-12336

Severity High
Score 9.8/10

Summary

Undocumented Factory Backdoor in ECOS Secure Boot Stick (aka SBS) 5.6.5 allows the vendor to extract confidential information via remote root SSH access.

  • LOW
  • NETWORK
  • HIGH
  • UNCHANGED
  • NONE
  • NONE
  • HIGH
  • HIGH

CWE-200 - Information Exposure

An information exposure vulnerability is categorized as an information flow (IF) weakness, which can potentially allow unauthorized access to otherwise classified information in the application, such as confidential personal information (demographics, financials, health records, etc.), business secrets, and the application's internal environment.

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Advisory Timeline

  • Published