SICK RFU62x prior 2.21 SSH Interface risky encryption

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A vulnerability has been found in SICK RFU62x and classified as problematic. Affected by this vulnerability is some unknown processing of the component SSH Interface. The manipulation with an unknown input leads to a risky encryption vulnerability. The CWE definition for the vulnerability is CWE-327. The product uses a broken or risky cryptographic algorithm or protocol. As an impact it is known to affect confidentiality. The summary by CVE is:

Use of a Broken or Risky Cryptographic Algorithm in SICK RFU62x firmware version < 2.21 allows a low-privileged remote attacker to decrypt the encrypted data if the user requested weak cipher suites to be used for encryption via the SSH interface. The patch and installation procedure for the firmware update is available from the responsible SICK customer contact person.

The weakness was presented 12/13/2022. The advisory is shared at This vulnerability is known as CVE-2022-46832 since 12/08/2022. Neither technical details nor an exploit are publicly available. MITRE ATT&CK project uses the attack technique T1600 for this issue.

Upgrading to version 2.21 eliminates this vulnerability.





CPE 2.3info

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VulDB Meta Base Score: 3.1
VulDB Meta Temp Score: 3.0

VulDB Base Score: 3.1
VulDB Temp Score: 3.0
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Class: Risky encryption
CWE: CWE-327 / CWE-310
ATT&CK: T1600

Local: No
Remote: Yes

Availability: 🔒
Status: Not defined

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Recommended: Upgrade
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Upgrade: RFU62x 2.21


12/08/2022 CVE reserved
12/13/2022 +5 days Advisory disclosed
12/13/2022 +0 days VulDB entry created
12/13/2022 +0 days VulDB entry last update


Status: Confirmed

CVE: CVE-2022-46832 (🔒)


Created: 12/13/2022 07:08 PM
Changes: 12/13/2022 07:08 PM (39)
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