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computer vulnerability announce CVE-2016-6225

Percona XtraBackup: information disclosure via Xbcrypt Encryption IV

Synthesis of the vulnerability

An attacker can bypass access restrictions to data via Xbcrypt Encryption IV of Percona XtraBackup, in order to obtain sensitive information.
Impacted products: Fedora, openSUSE Leap, XtraBackup.
Severity of this bulletin: 1/4.
Consequences of an intrusion: data reading.
Hacker's origin: document.
Creation date: 23/01/2017.
Références of this threat: CVE-2016-6225, FEDORA-2017-5a823376be, FEDORA-2017-6382ea8d57, openSUSE-SU-2017:0250-1, openSUSE-SU-2017:0251-1, VIGILANCE-VUL-21657.

Description of the vulnerability

An attacker can bypass access restrictions to data via Xbcrypt Encryption IV of Percona XtraBackup, in order to obtain sensitive information.
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