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vulnerability note CVE-2018-12037 CVE-2018-12038

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.
Consequences of an attack: data reading.
Attacker's origin: physical access.
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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