Vulnerability Note VU#917348

Datum Systems satellite modem devices contain multiple vulnerabilities

Original Release date: 11 Jul 2014 | Last revised: 14 Aug 2014

Overview

Datum Systems PSM-4500 and PSM-500 series satellite modem devices contain multiple vulnerabilities

Description

CWE-220: Sensitive Data Under FTP Root - CVE-2014-2950

The Datum Systems SnIP operating system on PSM-4500 and PSM-500 satellite modem devices has FTP enabled by default with no credentials required, which allows open access to sensitive areas of the file system.

CWE-798: Use of Hard-coded Credentials - CVE-2014-2951
The Datum Systems SnIP operating system on PSM-4500 and PSM-500 satellite modem devices has an undocumented admin user account with the password of admin.

Impact

A remote unauthenticated attacker may be able to gain full control of the device.

Solution

The CERT/CC is currently unaware of a practical solution to this problem.

Vendor Information (Learn More)

VendorStatusDate NotifiedDate Updated
Datum SystemsUnknown16 May 201409 Jul 2014
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CVSS Metrics (Learn More)

Group Score Vector
Base 10.0 AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C
Temporal 8.1 E:POC/RL:U/RC:UC
Environmental 2.0 CDP:N/TD:L/CR:ND/IR:ND/AR:ND

References

Credit

Thanks to Narendra Shinde and Ashish Kamble from Qualys Inc. for reporting this vulnerability.

This document was written by Chris King.

Other Information

  • CVE IDs: CVE-2014-2950 CVE-2014-2951
  • Date Public: 11 Jul 2014
  • Date First Published: 11 Jul 2014
  • Date Last Updated: 14 Aug 2014
  • Document Revision: 14

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