Linksys WAP55AG SNMP strings disclosure

linksys-snmp-strings-disclosure (15257) The risk level is classified as MediumMedium Risk


Linksys WAP55AG could allow a remote attacker to obtain sensitive information. A remote attacker can query an affected router to obtain the SNMP Read/Write community strings.


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No remedy available as of September 1, 2014.


  • BugTraq Mailing List, Tue Feb 17 2004 - 17:08:24 CST : SNMP community string disclosure in Linksys WAP55AG.
  • BID-9688: Linksys WAP55AG SNMP Community String Insecure Configuration Vulnerability
  • CVE-2004-0312: Linksys WAP55AG 1.07 allows remote attackers with access to an SNMP read only community string to gain access to read/write communtiy strings via a query for OID
  • OSVDB ID: 4002: Cisco Linksys WAP55AG SNMP Community Strings Disclosure

Platforms Affected:

  • Linksys WAP55AG 1.07


Feb 17, 2004

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