2021-21598 | Dell Wyse ThinOS Smartcard log file (000189543)
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A vulnerability classified as problematic was found in Dell Wyse ThinOS 9.0/9.1/9.1 MR1. Affected by this vulnerability is an unknown code of the component Smartcard Handler. The manipulation with an unknown input leads to a information disclosure vulnerability. The CWE definition for the vulnerability is CWE-532. As an impact it is known to affect confidentiality. The summary by CVE is:
Dell Wyse ThinOS, versions 9.0, 9.1, and 9.1 MR1, contain a Sensitive Information Disclosure Vulnerability. An authenticated attacker with physical access to the system could exploit this vulnerability to read sensitive Smartcard data in log files.
The weakness was released 08/11/2021 as 000189543. The advisory is shared at dell.com. This vulnerability is known as CVE-2021-21598 since 01/04/2021. The exploitation appears to be easy. An attack has to be approached locally. A single authentication is needed for exploitation. Neither technical details nor an exploit are publicly available.
There is no information about possible countermeasures known. It may be suggested to replace the affected object with an alternative product.
VulDB Meta Base Score: 2.1
VulDB Meta Temp Score: 2.1
Status: Not defined
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