VDB-91693 · CVE-2016-6537 · BID 92936

AVer Information EH6108H+ X9. HTTP Cookie Password information disclosure

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A vulnerability classified as critical was found in AVer Information EH6108H+ X9. Affected by this vulnerability is an unknown function of the component HTTP Cookie Handler. The manipulation with an unknown input leads to a information disclosure vulnerability (Password). The CWE definition for the vulnerability is CWE-200. The product exposes sensitive information to an actor that is not explicitly authorized to have access to that information. As an impact it is known to affect confidentiality. The summary by CVE is:

AVer Information EH6108H+ devices with firmware X9. store passwords in a cleartext base64 format and require cleartext credentials in HTTP Cookie headers, which allows context-dependent attacks to obtain sensitive information by reading these strings.

The weakness was presented 09/19/2016 (Website). The advisory is shared at kb.cert.org. This vulnerability is known as CVE-2016-6537. The attack can be launched remotely. The exploitation doesn't need any form of authentication. Neither technical details nor an exploit are publicly available. MITRE ATT&CK project uses the attack technique T1592 for this issue.

The best possible mitigation is suggested to be adding encryption.

See 92227 for similar entry.





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Name: Password
Class: Information disclosure / Password
CWE: CWE-200 / CWE-284 / CWE-266
ATT&CK: T1592

Local: No
Remote: Yes

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Status: Not defined

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Recommended: Encryption
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08/03/2016 🔍
09/18/2016 +46 days 🔍
09/19/2016 +1 days 🔍
09/19/2016 +0 days 🔍
09/19/2022 +2191 days 🔍


Advisory: kb.cert.org
Status: Not defined

CVE: CVE-2016-6537 (🔍)
SecurityFocus: 92936

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Created: 09/19/2016 10:28 AM
Updated: 09/19/2022 08:42 AM
Changes: 09/19/2016 10:28 AM (40), 09/19/2016 10:49 AM (9), 09/19/2022 08:42 AM (15)
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