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Cisco Bug: CSCuj13203 - Volatilely stored username database for IPMI can be better protected

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Mar 05, 2018

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  • Cisco Unified Computing System

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Description (partial)

Enhanced the security of IPMI user database in CIMC.

Cisco Unified Computing System B-Series devices store sensitive user information for the authentication of IPMI users in volatile memory.  This database is wiped out every time the device is restarted and re-uploaded to the device from the UCS Management platform.

This defect documents the intent to upgrade the encryption utilized to protect  this file to current standards.

Cisco Unified Computing devices running an affected version of UCS software.
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