Synaccess netBooter NP-02x / NP-08x 6.8 Authentication Bypass

Type packetstorm
Reporter LiquidWorm
Modified 2018-11-19T00:00:00


Synaccess netBooter NP-02x/NP-08x 6.8 Authentication Bypass  
Vendor: Synaccess Networks Inc.  
Product web page:  
Affected version: NP-0201D (ver 6.8C)  
NP-02 (ver 6.5C)  
NP-02 (ver 6.4BC)  
NP-0801D (ver 6.4A)  
NP-08 (ver 6.10)  
NP-02 (ver 5.53BC)  
Summary: netBooter NP-02B and NP-02BH provide independent  
control of one or two outlets in a small, robust form factor.  
Manageable via TCP/IP network or direct serial connection  
and 1U brackets (optional) for mounting. Control power to  
your devices with the ability to fit just about anywhere.  
netBooter NP-0801DU and NP-0801DUH PDUs provide secured  
remote power source management of 8 independent outlets.  
Includes true RMS AC current reading and environment  
temperature monitoring* via TCP/IP networks or local direct  
Desc: netBooter suffers from an authentication bypass  
vulnerability due to missing control check when calling  
webNewAcct.cgi script while creating users. This allows an  
unauthenticated attacker to create admin user account and  
bypass authentication giving her the power to turn off a  
power supply to a resource.  
Tested on: Synaccess server  
Vulnerability discovered by Gjoko 'LiquidWorm' Krstic  
Advisory ID: ZSL-2018-5500  
Advisory URL:  
curl -i --data "A1=hackerplusplus&A2=1234&A2=1234"