USB Pratirodh usb.xml 7pk security

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A vulnerability classified as problematic has been found in USB Pratirodh (affected version not known). Affected is some unknown functionality of the file usb.xml. The manipulation with an unknown input leads to a 7pk security vulnerability. CWE is classifying the issue as CWE-254. This is going to have an impact on confidentiality. CVE summarizes:

USB Pratirodh is prone to sensitive information disclosure. It stores sensitive information such as username and password in simple usb.xml. An attacker with physical access to the system can modify the file according his own requirements that may aid in further attack.

The bug was discovered 03/16/2017. The weakness was presented 03/23/2017 by Sachin Wagh (tiger_tigerboy) as not defined posting (Bugtraq). The advisory is available at This vulnerability is traded as CVE-2017-6911 since 03/15/2017. Local access is required to approach this attack. The exploitation doesn't require any form of authentication. Technical details are known, but there is no available exploit. This vulnerability is assigned to T1211 by the MITRE ATT&CK project.

The vulnerability was handled as a non-public zero-day exploit for at least 7 days. During that time the estimated underground price was around $0-$5k. By approaching the search of inurl:usb.xml it is possible to find vulnerable targets with Google Hacking.

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

See 98477 for similar entry.



CPE 2.3info

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Class: 7pk security
CWE: CWE-254
ATT&CK: T1211

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Remote: No

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Status: Not defined
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03/15/2017 🔍
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03/20/2017 +4 days 🔍
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03/24/2017 +1 days 🔍
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Advisory: 141651
Researcher: Sachin Wagh (tiger_tigerboy)
Status: Not defined

CVE: CVE-2017-6911 (🔍)
SecurityFocus: 96970 - USB Pratirodh CVE-2017-6911 Insecure Password Storage Information Disclosure Vulnerability
OSVDB: - CVE-2017-6911 - USB Pratirodh - Insecure Password Storage Issue

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Created: 03/24/2017 07:40 AM
Updated: 11/15/2022 07:47 AM
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Changes: 03/24/2017 07:40 AM (58), 09/13/2020 10:30 AM (6), 06/06/2022 01:46 PM (3), 11/15/2022 07:47 AM (1)
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