NetScout nGeniusPULSE 3.8 hard-coded key

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A vulnerability was found in NetScout nGeniusPULSE 3.8. It has been declared as problematic. Affected by this vulnerability is an unknown part. The manipulation with an unknown input leads to a hard-coded key vulnerability. The CWE definition for the vulnerability is CWE-321. The use of a hard-coded cryptographic key significantly increases the possibility that encrypted data may be recovered. As an impact it is known to affect confidentiality.

The weakness was released 12/07/2023. The advisory is shared at netscout.com. This vulnerability is known as CVE-2023-40300 since 08/14/2023. Neither technical details nor an exploit are publicly available. MITRE ATT&CK project uses the attack technique T1600.001 for this issue.

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

Entries connected to this vulnerability are available at VDB-219641, VDB-219642, VDB-247202 and VDB-247203.

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VulDB Meta Base Score: 6.6
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Exploitinginfo

Class: Hard-coded key
CWE: CWE-321 / CWE-320
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Remote: Partially

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Status: Not defined

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Timelineinfo

08/14/2023 CVE reserved
12/07/2023 +115 days Advisory disclosed
12/07/2023 +0 days VulDB entry created
12/31/2023 +24 days VulDB entry last update

Sourcesinfo

Advisory: netscout.com
Status: Confirmed

CVE: CVE-2023-40300 (🔒)
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Entryinfo

Created: 12/07/2023 06:47 PM
Updated: 12/31/2023 08:28 AM
Changes: 12/07/2023 06:47 PM (35), 12/31/2023 08:28 AM (11)
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Cache ID: 100:5DC:40

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