CVE-2020-5406 Detail

Current Description

VMware Tanzu Application Service for VMs, 2.6.x versions prior to 2.6.18, 2.7.x versions prior to 2.7.11, and 2.8.x versions prior to 2.8.5, includes a version of PCF Autoscaling that writes database connection properties to its log, including database username and password. A malicious user with access to those logs may gain unauthorized access to the database being used by Autoscaling.


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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score:  6.5 MEDIUM
Vector:  CVSS:3.1/AV:N/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:N/A:N


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Hyperlink Resource
https://tanzu.vmware.com/security/cve-2020-5406 Vendor Advisory 

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-522 Insufficiently Protected Credentials cwe source acceptance level NIST   Reference acceptance level Pivotal Software, Inc.  

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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2020-5406
NVD Published Date:
04/10/2020
NVD Last Modified:
04/13/2020
Source:
MITRE