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CVE-2016-9497 Detail

Current Description

Hughes high-performance broadband satellite modems, models HN7740S DW7000 HN7000S/SM, is vulnerable to an authentication bypass using an alternate path or channel. By default, port 1953 is accessible via telnet and does not require authentication. An unauthenticated remote user can access many administrative commands via this interface, including rebooting the modem.

Source:  MITRE
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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score: 8.8 HIGH
Vector:  CVSS:3.0/AV:A/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

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Hyperlink Resource
https://www.kb.cert.org/vuls/id/614751 Third Party Advisory US Government Resource
https://www.securityfocus.com/bid/96244 Third Party Advisory VDB Entry

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-287 Improper Authentication NIST  
CWE-288 Authentication Bypass Using an Alternate Path or Channel CERT/CC  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.3

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:/o:hughes:hn7740s_firmware:6.9.0.34
     Show Matching CPE(s)
Running on/with
 cpe:/h:hughes:hn7740s:-
     Show Matching CPE(s)

Configuration 2 ( hide )
 cpe:/o:hughes:dw7000_firmware:6.9.0.34
     Show Matching CPE(s)
Running on/with
 cpe:/h:hughes:dw7000:-
     Show Matching CPE(s)

Configuration 3 ( hide )
 cpe:/o:hughes:hn7000s_firmware:6.9.0.34
     Show Matching CPE(s)
Running on/with
 cpe:/h:hughes:hn7000s:-
     Show Matching CPE(s)

Configuration 4 ( hide )
 cpe:/o:hughes:hn7000sm_firmware:6.9.0.34
     Show Matching CPE(s)
Running on/with
 cpe:/h:hughes:hn7000sm:-
     Show Matching CPE(s)


Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2016-9497
NVD Published Date:
07/13/2018
NVD Last Modified:
10/09/2019