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Overview

Vulnerability Score 2.1 2.1
CVE Id CVE-2008-3902
Last Modified 29 Jan 2009 01:54:45
Published 03 Sep 2008 03:42:00
Confidentiality Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Integrity Impact NONE NONE
Availability Impact NONE NONE
Access Vector LOCAL
Access Complexity LOW
Authentication NONE

CVE-2008-3902

Summary

HP firmware 68DTT F.0D stores pre-boot authentication passwords in the BIOS Keyboard buffer and does not clear this buffer after use, which allows local users to obtain sensitive information by reading the physical memory locations associated with this buffer, aka SSRT080104.

Vulnerable Systems


References

BUGTRAQ - 20080825 [IVIZ-08-002] Hewlett-Packard BIOS Plain Text Password Disclosure

MISC - http://www.ivizsecurity.com/research/preboot/preboot_whitepaper.pdf

MISC - http://www.ivizsecurity.com/preboot-patch.html

SREASON - 4214


Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:48:20