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Exposure of Sensitive Information to an Unauthorized Actor

CVE-2021-45421

Severity High
Score 7.5/10

Summary

Emerson Dixell XWEB-500 products are affected by information disclosure via directory listing. A potential attacker can use this misconfiguration to access all the files in the remote directories. Note: the product has not been supported since 2018 and should be removed or replaced

  • LOW
  • NETWORK
  • 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