Cisco Video Surveillance default password

cisco-videosurv-default-password (36451) The risk level is classified as LowLow Risk

Description:

Cisco Video Surveillance IP Gateway video encoder and decoder, Services Platform (SP), and Integrated Services Platform (ISP) devices have default sypixx and root passwords. A remote attacker on the adjacent network could exploit this vulnerability to gain unauthorized access to an affected device.

*CVSS:

Base Score: 5.8
  Access Vector: Adjacent Network
  Access Complexity: Low
  Authentication: None
  Confidentiality Impact: Partial
  Integrity Impact: Partial
  Availability Impact: Partial
 
Temporal Score: 5
  Exploitability: High
  Remediation Level: Official-Fix
  Report Confidence: Confirmed

Consequences:

Bypass Security

Remedy:

Refer to cisco-sa-20070905-video for patch, upgrade, or suggested workaround information. See References.

References:

  • cisco-sa-20070905-video: Cisco Video Surveillance IP Gateway and Services Platform Authentication Vulnerabilities.
  • BID-25549: Cisco Video Surveillance Products Multiple Authentication Vulnerabilities
  • CVE-2007-4746: The Cisco Video Surveillance IP Gateway Encoder/Decoder (Standalone and Module) firmware 1.8.1 and earlier, Video Surveillance SP/ISP Decoder Software firmware 1.11.0 and earlier, and the Video Surveillance SP/ISP firmware 1.23.7 and earlier have default passwords for the sypixx and root user accounts, which allows remote attackers to perform administrative actions, aka CSCsj34681.
  • OSVDB ID: 37502: Cisco Video Surveillance Multiple Encoder/Decoder Multiple Default Accounts
  • SA26721: Cisco Video Surveillance IP Gateway and Services Platform Authentication Bypass
  • SECTRACK ID: 1018655: Cisco Video Surveillance IP Gateway Authentication Flaws Let Remote Users Gain Administrative Access
  • VUPEN/ADV-2007-3061: Cisco Video Surveillance IP Gateway Remote Unauthorized Access Vulnerabilities

Platforms Affected:

  • Cisco Video Surveillance IP Gateway Encoder Decoder 1.8.1
  • Cisco Video Surveillance SP ISP 1.23.7
  • Cisco Video Surveillance SP ISP Decoder Software 1.11.0

Reported:

Sep 05, 2007

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