D-Link DWL-900AP+ 2.2/2.3/2.5 access control

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A vulnerability, which was classified as critical, has been found in D-Link DWL-900AP+ 2.2/2.3/2.5. This issue affects an unknown part. The manipulation with an unknown input leads to a privilege escalation vulnerability. Using CWE to declare the problem leads to CWE-264. Impacted is integrity, and availability. The summary by CVE is:

D-Link wireless access point DWL-900AP+ 2.2, 2.3 and possibly 2.5 allows remote attackers to set factory default settings by upgrading the firmware using AirPlus Access Point Manager.

The weakness was shared 12/31/2003 (Website). The advisory is shared at marc.theaimsgroup.com. The identification of this vulnerability is CVE-2003-1346 since 10/14/2007. The exploitation is known to be easy. The attack may be initiated remotely. No form of authentication is needed for a successful exploitation. Neither technical details nor an exploit are publicly available. The price for an exploit might be around USD $0-$5k at the moment (estimation calculated on 07/04/2017). MITRE ATT&CK project uses the attack technique T1068 for this issue.

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 (11074) and SecurityTracker (ID 1005926).




CPE 2.3info

CPE 2.2info


VulDB Meta Base Score: 6.5
VulDB Meta Temp Score: 6.5

VulDB Base Score: 6.5
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Class: Privilege escalation
CWE: CWE-264
ATT&CK: T1068

Local: No
Remote: Yes

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Status: Not defined

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01/14/2003 🔍
01/16/2003 +2 days 🔍
12/31/2003 +349 days 🔍
12/31/2003 +0 days 🔍
10/14/2007 +1383 days 🔍
08/28/2014 +2510 days 🔍
07/04/2017 +1041 days 🔍


Vendor: dlink.com

Advisory: marc.theaimsgroup.com
Status: Not defined

CVE: CVE-2003-1346 (🔍)
X-Force: 11074
SecurityTracker: 1005926 - D-Link AirPlus Access Point Manager Allows Remote Users to Upgrade Firmware Without Authentication
SecurityFocus: 6609 - D-Link DWL-900AP+ Firmware Upgrade Configuration Reset Vulnerability


Created: 08/28/2014 05:54 PM
Updated: 07/04/2017 08:10 AM
Changes: (6) vulnerability_cvss2_nvd_av vulnerability_cvss2_nvd_ac vulnerability_cvss2_nvd_au vulnerability_cvss2_nvd_ci vulnerability_cvss2_nvd_ii vulnerability_cvss2_nvd_ai
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