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CVE-2018-5796 Detail

Current Description

An issue was discovered in Extreme Networks ExtremeWireless WiNG 5.x before 5.8.6.9 and 5.9.x before 5.9.1.3. There is a Hidden Root Shell by entering the administrator password in conjunction with the 'service start-shell' CLI command.

Source:  MITRE
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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score: 7.2 HIGH
Vector:  CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:H/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

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Hyperlink Resource
https://gtacknowledge.extremenetworks.com/articles/Vulnerability_Notice/VN-2018-003 Mitigation Vendor Advisory

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-119 Improper Restriction of Operations within the Bounds of a Memory Buffer NIST  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.3

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:/o:extremewireless:wing
     Show Matching CPE(s)
From (including)
5.0
Up to (excluding)
5.8.6.9
 cpe:/o:extremewireless:wing
     Show Matching CPE(s)
From (including)
5.9.0
Up to (excluding)
5.9.1.3


Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2018-5796
NVD Published Date:
02/04/2018
NVD Last Modified:
02/22/2018