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Pair of bugs open Honeywell home controllers up to easy hacks

2015/07/27

Threatpost - (International) Researchers discovered vulnerabilities in Honeywell's Tuxedo touch devices used for controlling home systems, including an authentication bypass bug that could grant access to restricted systems, and a cross-site request forgery bug that an attacker could use during an active authenticated session to execute the same commands as the user.

Source: https://threatpost.com/pair-of-bugs-open-honeywell-home-controllers-up-to-easy-hacks/113965

Note: This news synopsis is taken from the DHS Daily Open Source Infrastructure Report, a daily [Monday through Friday, except US Federal holidays] summary of open-source published information concerning significant critical infrastructure issues; a 10-day archive of the DOSIR can be found at: http://www.dhs.gov/dhs-daily-open-source-infrastructure-report.


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