Vulnerability Note VU#143740
Netgear GS105PE Prosafe Plus Switch contains hard-coded login credentials
Netgear GS105PE Prosafe Plus Switch firmware version 126.96.36.199 contains hard-coded credentials. (CWE-798)
Netgear GS105PE Prosafe Plus Switch contains hard-coded login credentials that can be used for authenticating to the web server running on the device. The username is ntgruser and the password is debugpassword. Once authenticated, the web server provides access to:
produce_burn.cgi : Modify the serial number and MAC address of the product
A remote unauthenticated attacker may be able to login into the device and execute arbitrary code.
The CERT/CC is currently unaware of a practical solution to this problem.
Vendor Information (Learn More)
|Vendor||Status||Date Notified||Date Updated|
|Netgear, Inc.||Unknown||19 May 2014||19 May 2014|
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Thanks to Marc Olivier Chouinard for reporting this vulnerability.
This document was written by Chris King.
- CVE IDs: CVE-2014-2969
- Date Public: 03 Jul 2014
- Date First Published: 03 Jul 2014
- Date Last Updated: 08 Jul 2014
- Document Revision: 12
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