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[SVE-532517038] Schneider Electric Pelco Digital Sentry Video Management System Vulnerability

Date Type Platform Author EDB-ID CVE-ID OSVDB-ID Download App SIS Signature
2016-07-14OTHERSchneider Electric Pelco Digital Sentry Video Management SystemSchneider ElectricN/A2016-4520N/AN/AN/A

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# Schneider Electric Pelco Digital Sentry Video Management System Vulnerability
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### OVERVIEW

Schneider Electric has identified a hard-coded credential vulnerability in Schneider Electric's Pelco Digital Sentry Video Management System. Schneider Electric has produced a new firmware version to mitigate this vulnerability.

This vulnerability could be exploited remotely.




### AFFECTED PRODUCTS

The following Pelco Digital Sentry Video Management System versions are affected:

Pelco Digital Sentry Video Management System, versions prior to Version 7.13






### IMPACT

Successful exploitation of this vulnerability may allow an attacker to gain access to execute code on the affected system.

Impact to individual organizations depends on many factors that are unique to each organization. NCCIC/ICS-CERT recommends that organizations evaluate the impact of this vulnerability based on their operational environment, architecture, and product implementation.






### BACKGROUND

Schneider Electric is a France-based company that maintains offices in 190 countries worldwide.

The affected product, Pelco Digital Sentry Video Management System, is a video recording system. According to Schneider Electric, Pelco Digital Sentry Video Management System is deployed across several sectors including Commercial Facilities. Schneider Electric estimates that these products are used worldwide.





### VULNERABILITY CHARACTERIZATION


# VULNERABILITY OVERVIEW

USE OF HARD-CODED PASSWORD

The affected system contains hard-coded credentials that may allow an attacker to gain access to confidential information or execute code on the affected system.
CVE-2016-4520 has been assigned to this vulnerability. Schneider Electric has assigned a CVSS v3 base score of 8.6; the CVSS vector string is (AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:L/I:L/A:H).





### VULNERABILITY DETAILS


# EXPLOITABILITY

This vulnerability could be exploited remotely.


# EXISTENCE OF EXPLOIT

No known public exploits specifically target this vulnerability.


# DIFFICULTY

An attacker with a low skill would be able to exploit this vulnerability.





### MITIGATION

Schneider Electric has produced new firmware, Version 7.14, for the Pelco Digital Sentry Video Management System, which addresses the identified vulnerability. 

The new firmware, Version 7.14, is available on Pelco's web site:
https://www.pelco.com/video-management-solutions/digital-sentry-flexible-video-management#tab/documents

Schneider Electric has released a security notification, SEVD-2016-153-01, which is available at the following location:
http://www.schneider-electric.com/ww/en/download/document/SEVD-2016-153-01