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Vulnerability of SSD drives: information disclosure via Self Encrypting Password Weaknesses

Synthesis of the vulnerability 

An attacker can decrypt data of some SSD drives (Crucial, Micron and Samsung were tested), by using either a Master Password or a weakness in the password management.
Impacted software: Windows 10, Windows 2008 R0, Windows 2008 R2, Windows 2012, Windows 2016, Windows 2019, Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows RT, Unix (platform) ~ not comprehensive.
Severity of this computer vulnerability: 1/4.
Number of vulnerabilities in this bulletin: 2.
Creation date: 08/11/2018.
Références of this announce: ADV180028, CVE-2018-12037, CVE-2018-12038, VIGILANCE-VUL-27724, VU#395981.

Description of the vulnerability 

An attacker can decrypt data of some SSD drives (Crucial, Micron and Samsung were tested), by using either a Master Password or a weakness in the password management.
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This vulnerability bulletin impacts software or systems such as Windows 10, Windows 2008 R0, Windows 2008 R2, Windows 2012, Windows 2016, Windows 2019, Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows RT, Unix (platform) ~ not comprehensive.

Our Vigil@nce team determined that the severity of this security note is low.

The trust level is of type confirmed by the editor, with an origin of physical access.

This bulletin is about 2 vulnerabilities.

An attacker with a expert ability can exploit this cybersecurity note.

Solutions for this threat 

Unix: workaround for Self Encrypting SSD.
A workaround is to use a software encryption.

Windows: solution for Self Encrypting SSD.
The solution is indicated in information sources.
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