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CVE-2016-6531 Detail

Current Description

** DISPUTED ** Open Dental 16.1 and earlier has a hardcoded MySQL root password, which allows remote attackers to obtain administrative access by leveraging access to intranet TCP port 3306. NOTE: the vendor disputes this issue, stating that the "vulnerability note ... is factually false ... there is indeed a default blank password, but it can be changed ... We recommend that users change it, each customer receives direction."

Source:  MITRE
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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score: 9.8 CRITICAL
Vector:  CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

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Hyperlink Resource
http://www.kb.cert.org/vuls/id/619767 Third Party Advisory US Government Resource
http://www.kb.cert.org/vuls/id/GWAN-ACVSBM Third Party Advisory US Government Resource
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/92780

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-255 Credentials Management NIST  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:opendental:opendental:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
Up to (including)
16.1


Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2016-6531
NVD Published Date:
09/24/2016
NVD Last Modified:
11/28/2016