NPort 6000 Series Incorrect Implementation of Authentication Algorithm Vulnerability

A vulnerability has been identified in NPort 6000 Series, making the authentication mechanism vulnerable. This vulnerability arises from the incorrect implementation of sensitive information protection, potentially allowing malicious users to gain unauthorized access to the web service.

The identified vulnerability types and potential impacts are shown below:

Item
Vulnerability Type
Impact

1

Incorrect Implementation of Authentication Algorithm (CWE-303)

Storing Passwords in a Recoverable Format (CWE-257)

Use of a Broken or Risky Cryptographic Algorithm (CWE-327)

CVE-2023-5627

An attacker can get privileged access to the web service.

Vulnerability Scoring Details

ID
CVSS V3.1
VECTOR
REMOTE EXPLOIT WITHOUT AUTH?

CVE-2023-5627
7.5
AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:N/A:N
Yes

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