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CVE-2015-1878 Detail

Current Description

Thales nShield Connect hardware models 500, 1500, 6000, 500+, 1500+, and 6000+ before 11.72 allows physically proximate attackers to sign arbitrary data with previously loaded signing keys, extract the device identification key [KNETI] and impersonate the nShield Connect device on a network, affect the integrity and confidentiality of newly created keys, and potentially cause other unspecified impacts using previously loaded keys by connecting to the USB port on the front panel.

Source:  MITRE
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Impact

CVSS v3.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 6.8 MEDIUM
Vector: AV:P/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H (V3 legend)
Impact Score: 5.9
Exploitability Score: 0.9


Attack Vector (AV): Physical
Attack Complexity (AC): Low
Privileges Required (PR): None
User Interaction (UI): None
Scope (S): Unchanged
Confidentiality (C): High
Integrity (I): High
Availability (A): High

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 4.6 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 6.4
Exploitability Subscore: 3.9


Access Vector (AV): Local
Access Complexity (AC): Low
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): Partial
Integrity (I): Partial
Availability (A): Partial
Additional Information:
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information
Allows unauthorized modification
Allows disruption of service

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Hyperlink Resource
http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1032152 Third Party Advisory VDB Entry

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

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

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:o:thalesesecurity:nshield_connect_firmware:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Up to (including)
11.30
Running on/with
 cpe:2.3:h:thalesesecurity:nshield_connect_1500:-:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:h:thalesesecurity:nshield_connect_1500\+:-:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:h:thalesesecurity:nshield_connect_500:-:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:h:thalesesecurity:nshield_connect_500\+:-:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:h:thalesesecurity:nshield_connect_6000:-:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:h:thalesesecurity:nshield_connect_6000\+:-:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2015-1878
NVD Published Date:
08/18/2017
NVD Last Modified:
09/07/2017