Xerox WorkCentre 3550 SMB Server Setting missing encryption

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A vulnerability, which was classified as problematic, has been found in Xerox WorkCentre 3550 (Printing Software). Affected by this issue is an unknown code of the component SMB Server Setting Handler. The manipulation with an unknown input leads to a missing encryption vulnerability. Using CWE to declare the problem leads to CWE-311. The software does not encrypt sensitive or critical information before storage or transmission. Impacted is confidentiality. CVE summarizes:

On Xerox WorkCentre 3550 devices, an authenticated attacker can view the SMB server settings and can obtain the stored cleartext credentials associated with those settings.

The weakness was presented 01/31/2023. This vulnerability is handled as CVE-2022-45897 since 11/25/2022. The technical details are unknown and an exploit is not available. This vulnerability is assigned to T1600 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.






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CPE 2.3info

CPE 2.2info


VulDB Meta Base Score: 5.0
VulDB Meta Temp Score: 5.0

VulDB Base Score: 3.5
VulDB Temp Score: 3.5
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Class: Missing encryption
CWE: CWE-311 / CWE-310
ATT&CK: T1600

Local: No
Remote: Partially

Availability: 🔒
Status: Not defined

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Recommended: no mitigation known
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11/25/2022 CVE reserved
01/31/2023 +67 days Advisory disclosed
01/31/2023 +0 days VulDB entry created
02/25/2023 +25 days VulDB last update



Status: Confirmed

CVE: CVE-2022-45897 (🔒)


Created: 01/31/2023 02:33 PM
Updated: 02/25/2023 05:34 PM
Changes: 01/31/2023 02:33 PM (38), 02/25/2023 05:27 PM (1), 02/25/2023 05:34 PM (11)
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