Cisco Industrial Etherner 3000 SNMP Community Names access control

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A vulnerability was found in Cisco Industrial Etherner 3000 and classified as critical. Affected by this issue is an unknown part of the component SNMP. The manipulation as part of a Community Names leads to a access control vulnerability. Using CWE to declare the problem leads to CWE-264. Impacted is confidentiality, and integrity.

The weakness was shared 07/08/2010 with Cisco (Website). The advisory is available at This vulnerability is handled as CVE-2010-1574 since 04/27/2010. The attack may be launched remotely. No form of authentication is required for exploitation. The technical details are unknown and an exploit is not available. This vulnerability is assigned to T1068 by the MITRE ATT&CK project.

It is declared as proof-of-concept. As 0-day the estimated underground price was around $25k-$100k. 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.

Upgrading eliminates this vulnerability. Applying a patch is able to eliminate this problem. The bugfix is ready for download at The best possible mitigation is suggested to be upgrading to the latest version.

The vulnerability is also documented in the databases at X-Force (60145), SecurityTracker (ID 1024173), Vulnerability Center (SBV-26336) and Tenable (10264). The entries 14201, 14216, 14230 and 14246 are related to this item.





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VulDB Meta Base Score: 4.8
VulDB Meta Temp Score: 4.2

VulDB Base Score: 4.8
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Class: Access control
CWE: CWE-264
ATT&CK: T1068

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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Recommended: Upgrade
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Organization: Cisco
Status: Confirmed

CVE: CVE-2010-1574 (🔍)
X-Force: 60145 - Cisco Industrial Ethernet SNMP unauthorized access, High Risk
SecurityTracker: 1024173 - Cisco Industrial Ethernet 3000 Series Switch Default SNMP Credentials Let Remote Users Access the Device
Vulnerability Center: 26336 - [cisco-sa-20100707-snmp] Cisco Industrial Ethernet 3000 Hardcoded SNMP Community Names, Critical
SecurityFocus: 41436 - Cisco Industrial Ethernet 3000 Series Switches Hardcoded SNMP Community Names Security Vulnerability
Secunia: 40407 - Cisco Industrial Ethernet 3000 Hardcoded SNMP Community Names, Moderately Critical
OSVDB: 66120 - Cisco IOS on Industrial Ethernet 3000 Hardcoded SNMP Community Names
Vupen: ADV-2010-1754

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Created: 07/19/2010 02:00 AM
Updated: 03/18/2021 08:27 AM
Changes: 07/19/2010 02:00 AM (82), 02/28/2017 11:38 AM (6), 03/18/2021 08:27 AM (4)
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