BSA-2017-394

Brocade Security Advisory ID

BSA-2017-394

Initial Publication Date

08/25/2017

Last Updated

08/25/2017

Revision

1.0: Interim

Risk Impact

Medium

Workaround

N/A

Component

PostgreSQL

Affected CVE

CVE-2017-7546

CVSS Score

5.6

Summary

It was found that authenticating to a PostgreSQL database account with an empty password was possible despite libpq's refusal to send an empty password. A remote attacker could potentially use this flaw to gain access to database accounts with empty passwords.

Affected Products

Brocade is investigating its product lines to determine which products may be affected by this vulnerability and the impact on each affected product.

Products Confirmed Not Vulnerable

Brocade Fabric OS, Brocade NetIron OS, Brocade ServerIron ADX, and Brocade Virtual ADX are confirmed not affected by this vulnerability.

Workaround

There are no workarounds that address this vulnerability.

Revision History

Version Change Date
1.0 Initial Publication August 25, 2017

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