VDB-99174 · CVE-2014-8572 · BID 70891

Huawei ACXXXX/SXXXX SSH Packet input validation

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A vulnerability, which was classified as critical, was found in Huawei ACXXXX and SXXXX. Affected is an unknown function of the component SSH Packet Handler. The manipulation leads to privilege escalation. Using CWE to declare the problem leads to CWE-20. The bug was discovered 10/10/2014. The weakness was shared 04/02/2017 (Website). The advisory is available at huawei.com. This vulnerability is traded as CVE-2014-8572. It is possible to launch the attack remotely. There are no technical details available. There is no exploit available. The structure of the vulnerability defines a possible price range of USD $0-$5k at the moment. It is declared as not defined. As 0-day the estimated underground price was around $5k-$25k. The vulnerability scanner Nessus provides a plugin with the ID 83162 (Huawei SSH DoS (HWPSIRT-2014-0701)), which helps to determine the existence of the flaw in a target environment. It is recommended to upgrade the affected component. A possible mitigation has been published even before and not after the disclosure of the vulnerability. The vulnerability is also documented other vulnerability databases: SecurityFocus (BID 70891) and Tenable (83162). [Details]



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