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CVE-2015-3959 Detail

Description

The firmware in MNS before 4.5.6 on Belden GarrettCom Magnum 6K and Magnum 10K switches has a hardcoded serial-console password for a privileged account, which might allow physically proximate attackers to obtain access by establishing a console session to a nonstandard installation on which this account is enabled, and leveraging knowledge of this password.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  08/03/2015

Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 7.2 HIGH
Vector: (AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 10.0
Exploitability Subscore: 3.9


Access Vector (AV): Local
Access Complexity (AC): Low
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): Complete
Integrity (I): Complete
Availability (A): Complete
Additional Information:
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information
Allows unauthorized modification
Allows disruption of service

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Hyperlink Resource
http://www.garrettcom.com/techsupport/MNS6K_R456_Release_Notes.pdf Vendor Advisory
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/75235
https://ics-cert.us-cert.gov/advisories/ICSA-15-167-01 Third Party Advisory US Government Resource

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:o:garrettcom:magnum_10k_firmware:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
Up to (including)
4.5.5
 cpe:2.3:o:garrettcom:magnum_6k_firmware:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
Up to (including)
4.5.5


Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2015-3959
NVD Published Date:
08/03/2015
NVD Last Modified:
12/05/2016