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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2006-1117

nCipher firmware before V10, as used by (1) nShield, (2) nForce, (3) netHSM, (4) payShield, (5) SecureDB, (6) DSE200 Document Sealing Engine, (7) Time Source Master Clock (TSMC), and possibly other products, contains certain options that were only intended for testing and not production, which might allow remote attackers to obtain information about encryption keys and crack those keys with less effort than brute force.
Publish Date : 2006-03-09 Last Update Date : 2018-10-18
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
Confidentiality Impact Partial (There is considerable informational disclosure.)
Integrity Impact None (There is no impact to the integrity of the system)
Availability Impact None (There is no impact to the availability of the system.)
Access Complexity High (Specialized access conditions exist. It is hard to exploit and several special conditions must be satisfied to exploit)
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s) Obtain Information
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Products Affected By CVE-2006-1117

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Ncipher Dse200 Document Sealing Engine Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Ncipher Ncore Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Hardware Ncipher Nethsm 2.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Hardware Ncipher Nethsm 2.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Hardware Ncipher Nethsm 2.1.12 Cam5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Ncipher Nforce Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Hardware Ncipher Nshield Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Hardware Ncipher Payshield Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application Ncipher Securedb Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 Application Ncipher Time Source Master Clock Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Ncipher Dse200 Document Sealing Engine 1
Ncipher Ncore 1
Ncipher Nethsm 3
Ncipher Nforce 1
Ncipher Nshield 1
Ncipher Payshield 1
Ncipher Securedb 1
Ncipher Time Source Master Clock 1

- References For CVE-2006-1117
VUPEN ADV-2006-0862
XF ncipher-firmware-weak-security(25063)
BID 17012 nCipher Testing Options Insecure Key Generation Vulnerabilities Release Date:2006-03-10 CONFIRM
BUGTRAQ 20060309 nCipher Advisory #14: Presence of flaws in firmware security
SECTRACK 1015718

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2006-1117

There are not any metasploit modules related to this CVE entry (Please visit for more information)

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