Broadcom CA Automic Automation 12.2/12.3 AutomationEngine entropy

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A vulnerability was found in Broadcom CA Automic Automation 12.2/12.3 (Automation Software). It has been rated as critical. Affected by this issue is an unknown part of the component AutomationEngine. The manipulation with an unknown input leads to a entropy vulnerability. Using CWE to declare the problem leads to CWE-331. The product uses an algorithm or scheme that produces insufficient entropy, leaving patterns or clusters of values that are more likely to occur than others. Impacted is confidentiality, integrity, and availability. CVE summarizes:

CA Automic Automation 12.2 and 12.3 contain an entropy weakness vulnerability in the Automic AutomationEngine that could allow a remote attacker to potentially access sensitive data.

The weakness was published 06/17/2022. The advisory is available at This vulnerability is handled as CVE-2022-33756 since 06/15/2022. The technical details are unknown and an exploit is not available. This vulnerability is assigned to T1600.001 by the MITRE ATT&CK project.

There is no information about possible countermeasures known. It may be suggested to replace the affected object with an alternative product.







CPE 2.3info

CPE 2.2info


VulDB Meta Base Score: 6.3
VulDB Meta Temp Score: 6.3

VulDB Base Score: 6.3
VulDB Temp Score: 6.3
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Class: Entropy
CWE: CWE-331 / CWE-330 / CWE-310
ATT&CK: T1600.001

Local: No
Remote: Yes

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Status: Not defined

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06/15/2022 🔍
06/17/2022 +2 days 🔍
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Status: Confirmed

CVE: CVE-2022-33756 (🔍)


Created: 06/17/2022 07:02 AM
Changes: 06/17/2022 07:02 AM (39)
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