Xerox Workcentre 5655 Authorization information disclosure

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A vulnerability was found in Xerox Workcentre 5655 (Printing Software) (affected version not known) and classified as problematic. Affected by this issue is some unknown functionality of the component Authorization. The manipulation with an unknown input leads to a information disclosure vulnerability. Using CWE to declare the problem leads to CWE-200. Impacted is confidentiality.

The weakness was released 02/04/2010 by Daniel Fabian with SEC Consult (Website). The advisory is available at This vulnerability is handled as CVE-2010-0548 since 02/04/2010. The exploitation is known to be easy. 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.

It is declared as proof-of-concept. The vulnerability scanner Nessus provides a plugin with the ID 44944 (Xerox WorkCentre Authorization Bypass Vulnerabilities (XRX10-002)), which helps to determine the existence of the flaw in a target environment. It is assigned to the family Misc..

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 37921), X-Force (55828), Secunia (SA38139), Vulnerability Center (SBV-24991) and Tenable (44944).





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VulDB Meta Base Score: 5.3
VulDB Meta Temp Score: 5.0

VulDB Base Score: 5.3
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Class: Information disclosure
CWE: CWE-200
ATT&CK: Unknown

Local: No
Remote: Yes

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Status: Proof-of-Concept

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Nessus ID: 44944
Nessus Name: Xerox WorkCentre Authorization Bypass Vulnerabilities (XRX10-002)
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Researcher: Daniel Fabian
Organization: SEC Consult
Status: Not defined
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CVE: CVE-2010-0548 (🔍)
SecurityFocus: 37921 - Xerox WorkCentre Multiple Authentication Bypass Vulnerabilities
Secunia: 38139 - Xerox WorkCentre Authentication Bypass Vulnerabilities, Moderately Critical
X-Force: 55828
Vulnerability Center: 24991 - Xerox WorkCentre Network Controller and Web Server Remote Unauthorized Access Vulnerability, Medium
Vupen: ADV-2010-0209


Created: 03/18/2015 03:15 PM
Updated: 02/21/2017 05:30 PM
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