Polycom SoundPoint IP 301 HTTP Daemon denial of service

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A vulnerability was found in Polycom SoundPoint IP 301 It has been classified as critical. This affects some unknown processing of the component HTTP Daemon. The manipulation with an unknown input leads to a denial of service vulnerability. CWE is classifying the issue as CWE-404. This is going to have an impact on availability. The summary by CVE is:

Polycom SoundPoint IP 301 VoIP Desktop Phone, firmware version, allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (reboot) via (1) a long URL sent to the HTTP daemon and (2) unspecified manipulations as demonstrated by the Nessus http_fingerprinting_hmap.nasl script.

The weakness was presented 10/10/2006 by Shawn Merdinger (Website). It is possible to read the advisory at archives.neohapsis.com. This vulnerability is uniquely identified as CVE-2006-5233 since 10/10/2006. The exploitability is told to be easy. It is possible to initiate the attack remotely. No form of authentication is needed for exploitation. The technical details are unknown and an exploit is not publicly available. The attack technique deployed by this issue is T1499 according to MITRE ATT&CK.

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 SecurityFocus (BID 20351), X-Force (29350), Secunia (SA22266) and Vulnerability Center (SBV-17024).




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Class: Denial of service
CWE: CWE-404
ATT&CK: T1499

Local: No
Remote: Yes

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Advisory: archives.neohapsis.com
Researcher: Shawn Merdinger
Status: Not defined

CVE: CVE-2006-5233 (🔍)
SecurityFocus: 20351 - PolyCom IP-301 VoIP Desktop Phone HTTP Server Denial Of Service Vulnerabilities
Secunia: 22266 - Polycom SoundPoint IP Phones Denial of Service, Less Critical
X-Force: 29350
Vulnerability Center: 17024 - Polycom SoundPoint IP 301 VoIP Desktop Phone Remote DoS, High
OSVDB: 29572 - Polycom SoundPoint IP 301 Unique Identifier


Created: 03/12/2015 10:21 PM
Updated: 08/01/2019 10:53 AM
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