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2088880 - Connection option EncryptedPassword security vulnerability - SAP IQ


  • Passwords generated/encrypted on separate machines can be decrypted on either machine.
  • This allows for the reversing of the logic(via disassembly and debugging) in order to decrypt all encrypted passwords contained in SAP IQ data sources.



  • Platform independent
  • All version of SAP IQ


SAP IQ 16.0 ; SAP Sybase IQ 15.2 ; SAP Sybase IQ 15.4


"ODBC DSN", DBISQL,  ENCRYPTEDPASSWORD,  771549, CR771549, 772826, CR772826 , KBA , BC-SYB-IQ , Sybase IQ , Bug Filed

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