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Overview

Vulnerability Score 10.0 10.0
CVE Id CVE-2007-4915
Last Modified 15 Nov 2008 01:59:03
Published 17 Sep 2007 01:17:00
Confidentiality Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Integrity Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Availability Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Access Vector NETWORK
Access Complexity LOW
Authentication NONE

CVE-2007-4915

Summary

The Intersil isl3893 extensions for Boa 0.93.15, as used on the FreeLan RO80211G-AP and other devices, do not prevent stack writes from entering memory locations used for string constants, which allows remote attackers to change the admin password stored in memory via a long username in an HTTP Basic Authentication request.

Vulnerable Systems

Application

  • Boa Webserver 0.93.15


References

BUGTRAQ - 20070913 Boa (with Intersil Extensions) - HTTP Basic Authentication Bypass

MISC - http://www.securenetwork.it/ricerca/advisory/download/SN-2007-02.txt

MILW0RM - 4542

BID - 25676

BUGTRAQ - 20080301 The Router Hacking Challenge is Over!

MISC - http://www.ikkisoft.com/stuff/SN-2007-02.txt

MISC - http://www.gnucitizen.org/projects/router-hacking-challenge/

SREASON - 3151


Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:46:01