Linksys WAP55AG SNMP Community Strings Disclosure

2004-02-19T08:23:56
ID OSVDB:4002
Type osvdb
Reporter OSVDB
Modified 2004-02-19T08:23:56

Description

Vulnerability Description

The WAP55AG Access Point contains a flaw that may allow a malicious user to gain access to unauthorized privileges. The issue is triggered when a user with read access requests the SNMP read/write community string. This flaw may lead to a loss of confidentiality, integrity and/or availability.

Solution Description

Currently, there are no known upgrades, patches, or workarounds available to correct this issue.

Short Description

The WAP55AG Access Point contains a flaw that may allow a malicious user to gain access to unauthorized privileges. The issue is triggered when a user with read access requests the SNMP read/write community string. This flaw may lead to a loss of confidentiality, integrity and/or availability.

References:

Vendor URL: http://www.linksys.com/products/product.asp?prid=538&scid=35 Secunia Advisory ID:10923 Other Advisory URL: http://archives.neohapsis.com/archives/bugtraq/2004-02/0488.html Keyword: Disclosure Keyword: Linksys Keyword: WAP55AG Keyword: SNMP ISS X-Force ID: 15257 CVE-2004-0312 Bugtraq ID: 9688