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Exposure of Sensitive Information to an Unauthorized Actor

CVE-2018-12337

Severity Medium
Score 4.6/10

Summary

Reliance on Security Through Obscurity vulnerability in ECOS Secure Boot Stick (aka SBS) 5.6.5 allows an attacker to partially extract confidential configurations via user-space emulation.

  • LOW
  • PHYSICAL
  • NONE
  • UNCHANGED
  • NONE
  • NONE
  • HIGH
  • NONE

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