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Rockwell addresses weak password protections in its HMI software

2015/05/27

Threatpost - (International) Rockwell Automation patched a vulnerability in its RSView32 human machine interface (HMI) software in which an attacker with local access could exploit weak, outdated user-defined password encryption algorithms to reveal passwords and gain access to the automation environment.

Source: https://threatpost.com/rockwell-addresses-weak-password-protections-in-its-hmi-software/113034

Note: This news synopsis is taken from the DHS Daily Open Source Infrastructure Report, a daily [Monday through Friday, except US Federal holidays] summary of open-source published information concerning significant critical infrastructure issues; a 10-day archive of the DOSIR can be found at: http://www.dhs.gov/dhs-daily-open-source-infrastructure-report.


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