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CVE-2017-8772 Detail

Current Description

On BE126 WIFI repeater 1.0 devices, an attacker can log into telnet (which is open by default) with default credentials as root (username:"root" password:"root") and can: 1. Read the entire file system; 2. Write to the file system; or 3. Execute any code that attacker desires (malicious or not).

Source:  MITRE
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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score: 9.8 CRITICAL
Vector:  CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

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Hyperlink Resource
http://www.digitalwhisper.co.il/files/Zines/0x56/DW86-1-RepeaterHack.pdf Third Party Advisory

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-798 Use of Hard-coded Credentials NIST  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:o:twsz:wifi_repeater_firmware:-:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Running on/with
 cpe:2.3:h:twsz:wifi_repeater:-:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2017-8772
NVD Published Date:
09/20/2017
NVD Last Modified:
09/28/2017