Bitmain Antminer D3/Antminer L3+/Antminer S9 restore command injection
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A vulnerability has been found in Bitmain Antminer D3, Antminer L3+ and Antminer S9 (the affected version is unknown) and classified as critical. This vulnerability affects the function
restore. The manipulation with an unknown input leads to a privilege escalation vulnerability. The CWE definition for the vulnerability is CWE-77. As an impact it is known to affect confidentiality, integrity, and availability. CVE summarizes:
Bitmain Antminer D3, L3+, and S9 devices allow Remote Command Execution via the system restore function.
The bug was discovered 05/27/2018. The weakness was disclosed 05/31/2018 (Website). The advisory is available at exploit-db.com. This vulnerability was named CVE-2018-11220 since 05/16/2018. The exploitation appears to be easy. The attack can be initiated remotely. The successful exploitation needs a single authentication. Technical details and also a public exploit are known.
It is declared as proof-of-concept. It is possible to download the exploit at exploit-db.com. The vulnerability was handled as a non-public zero-day exploit for at least 4 days. During that time the estimated underground price was around $0-$5k.
There is no information about possible countermeasures known. It may be suggested to replace the affected object with an alternative product.
CVSSv3VulDB Meta Base Score: 7.5
VulDB Meta Temp Score: 7.1
VulDB Base Score: 6.3
VulDB Temp Score: 6.0
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ExploitingClass: Privilege escalation
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CountermeasuresRecommended: no mitigation known
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05/27/2018 +11 days 🔍
05/31/2018 +3 days 🔍
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06/01/2018 +1 days 🔍
02/10/2020 +619 days 🔍
Status: Not defined
CVE: CVE-2018-11220 (🔍)
scip Labs: https://www.scip.ch/en/?labs.20161013
EntryCreated: 06/01/2018 10:24 AM
Updated: 02/10/2020 03:46 PM
Changes: (4) vulnerability_discoverydate exploit_availability exploit_publicity exploit_url
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