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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2010-3741

Original release date: 10/05/2010
Last revised: 07/18/2011
Source: US-CERT/NIST

Overview

The offline backup mechanism in Research In Motion (RIM) BlackBerry Desktop Software uses single-iteration PBKDF2, which makes it easier for local users to decrypt a .ipd file via a brute-force attack.

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 4.7 (MEDIUM) (AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:N/A:N) (legend)
Impact Subscore: 6.9
Exploitability Subscore: 3.4
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Locally exploitable
Access Complexity: Medium
Authentication: Not required to exploit
Impact Type: Allows unauthorized disclosure of information

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External Source: MISC
Name: http://blog.crackpassword.com/2010/09/smartphone-forensics-cracking-blackberry-backup-passwords/
External Source: MISC
Name: http://www.infoworld.com/t/mobile-device-management/you-can-no-longer-rely-encryption-protect-blackberry-436
External Source: OVAL
Name: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:7360
External Source: MISC
Name: http://it.slashdot.org/story/10/10/01/166226/
External Source: MISC
Name: http://twitter.com/elcomsoft/statuses/25954970586

References to Check Content

Identifier: oval:org.mitre.oval:def:7360
Check System: http://oval.mitre.org/XMLSchema/oval-definitions-5

Technical Details

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