Avaya Cajun P550R/P580/P880/P882 up to 5.2.14 Default Password improper authentication

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A vulnerability classified as critical has been found in Avaya Cajun P550R, P580, P880 and P882 up to 5.2.14. Affected is some unknown processing of the component Default Password. The manipulation with an unknown input leads to a weak authentication vulnerability. CWE is classifying the issue as CWE-287. This is going to have an impact on confidentiality, integrity, and availability.

The bug was discovered 10/15/2002. The weakness was released 10/28/2002 as confirmed advisory (CERT.org). The advisory is shared for download at kb.cert.org. This vulnerability is traded as CVE-2002-1229. The exploitability is told to be easy. It is possible to launch the attack remotely. The exploitation doesn't require any form of authentication. Technical details are unknown but an exploit is available.

It is declared as proof-of-concept. The exploit is shared for download at exploit-db.com. The vulnerability was handled as a non-public zero-day exploit for at least 13 days. During that time the estimated underground price was around $0-$5k. The vulnerability scanner Nessus provides a plugin with the ID 10264 (SNMP Agent Default Community Names), which helps to determine the existence of the flaw in a target environment. It is assigned to the family SNMP and running in the context remote.

There is no information about possible countermeasures known. It may be suggested to replace the affected object with an alternative product.

The vulnerability is also documented in the databases at X-Force (10374), Vulnerability Center (SBV-6353), Tenable (10264) and Exploit-DB (20892). Entries connected to this vulnerability are available at 4154, 14201, 14216 and 14230.




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Class: Weak authentication
CWE: CWE-287
ATT&CK: Unknown

Local: No
Remote: Yes

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Status: Proof-of-Concept
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Nessus ID: 10264
Nessus Name: SNMP Agent Default Community Names
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OpenVAS ID: 802243
OpenVAS Name: Report default community names of the SNMP Agent
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10/15/2002 🔍
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11/25/2002 +28 days 🔍
12/09/2004 +745 days 🔍
07/30/2014 +3520 days 🔍
06/28/2021 +2525 days 🔍


Vendor: https://www.avaya.com/

Advisory: kb.cert.org
Status: Confirmed
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CVE: CVE-2002-1229 (🔍)
X-Force: 10374
Vulnerability Center: 6353 - Avaya Cajun Firmware Allows Gaining Unauthorized Administrative Access via Default Password, High
SecurityFocus: 5965 - Avaya Cajun Firmware Undocumented Default Accounts Vulnerability
OSVDB: 10860 - Avaya - Cajun - Firmware - Undocumented Default Accounts Vulnerability

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Created: 07/30/2014 06:11 PM
Updated: 06/28/2021 07:57 AM
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