Reporter Joshua Platz
`[+] Credits: Joshua Platz aka Binary1985
[+] Website: https://github.com/binary1985
Multitech RightFax Faxfinder
< Version 4.1.2
The FaxFinderA(r) all-in-one fax server provides distributed faxing capabilities, over a WAN, from a corporate office
to small remote offices as well as to field sales people.
Cleartext Password Storage
FaxFinder stores Passwords unencrypted for maintaining the test
connectivity function of its LDAP configuration. These credentials
are retrieved by the system when the LDAP configuration page is opened
and is embedded directly into the HTLM in cleartext.
1) Log into FaxFinder application. Default admin/admin
2) Navigate to the LDAP configuration at <IP>/system_configuration/ldap
3) View the HTLM source code, extracting the domain, username, and password from the HTLM form.
Key value name(html form ID's):
domain, username, password(cleartext)
Apply security update issued in patch 4.1.2: ftp://ftp.multitech.com/faxfinder/ffx40/FFx40_version_update.txt
2016-03-29 - Issue Reported to Vendor
2016-03-29 - Vendor Awknowledged Issue
2016-06-07 - Beta Patch Introduced
2016-11-18 - Patch Issued
2016-11-21 - Public Disclsoure
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