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CVE-2012-2568 Detail


d41d8cd98f00b204e9800998ecf8427e.php in the management web server on the Seagate BlackArmor device allows remote attackers to change the administrator password via unspecified vectors.

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  05/25/2012

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
Original release date:
Last revised:


CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score:
10.0 HIGH
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C) (legend)
Impact Subscore:
Exploitability Subscore:
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector:
Network exploitable
Access Complexity:
Not required to exploit
Impact Type:
Provides administrator access, Allows complete confidentiality, integrity, and availability violation; Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows disruption of service

Vendor Statements (disclaimer)

Official Statement from Seagate (10/26/2012)

The latest revision of the Seagate Software now includes a fix, which address the previously publicized security hole. We will be communicating this to our installed base of users both by direct email as well as Update notifications sent through the BlackArmor NAS User Interface. The software updates can be found here: Note that there are 3 different versions of the firmware update, which correlate to the number of bays in the hardware (e.g 1-bay, 2-bay and 4-bay).

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Hyperlink Resource Type Source Name US Government Resource External Source CERT-VN VU#515283 External Source BID 53670 External Source XF blackarmor-network-sec-bypass(75854)

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

  • Permissions, Privileges, and Access Control (CWE-264)

Vulnerable software and versions Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1

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