Western Digital My Cloud Home/My Cloud Home Duo prior 8.7.0-107 AWS Credential insufficiently protected credentials

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A vulnerability, which was classified as problematic, was found in Western Digital My Cloud Home and My Cloud Home Duo (Cloud Software). Affected is some unknown processing of the component AWS Credential Handler. The manipulation with an unknown input leads to a insufficiently protected credentials vulnerability. CWE is classifying the issue as CWE-522. The product transmits or stores authentication credentials, but it uses an insecure method that is susceptible to unauthorized interception and/or retrieval. This is going to have an impact on confidentiality. CVE summarizes:

Implemented protections on AWS credentials that were not properly protected.

The weakness was published 07/13/2022. The advisory is available at westerndigital.com. This vulnerability is traded as CVE-2022-22998 since 01/10/2022. The technical details are unknown and an exploit is not available. This vulnerability is assigned to T1552 by the MITRE ATT&CK project.

Upgrading to version 8.7.0-107 eliminates this vulnerability. The upgrade is hosted for download at westerndigital.com.






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VulDB Meta Base Score: 6.2
VulDB Meta Temp Score: 6.2

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Class: Insufficiently protected credentials
CWE: CWE-522
ATT&CK: T1552

Local: No
Remote: Partially

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Status: Not defined

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Recommended: Upgrade
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Upgrade: My Cloud Home/My Cloud Home Duo 8.7.0-107


01/10/2022 🔍
07/13/2022 +183 days 🔍
07/13/2022 +0 days 🔍
07/23/2022 +10 days 🔍


Advisory: westerndigital.com
Status: Confirmed

CVE: CVE-2022-22998 (🔍)


Created: 07/13/2022 09:26 AM
Updated: 07/23/2022 09:13 AM
Changes: 07/13/2022 09:26 AM (40), 07/23/2022 09:13 AM (28)
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