Linksys WVC54GCA pass_wd.htm and Wsecurity.htm information disclosure

wvc54gca-pass-wsecurity-info-disclosure (50410) The risk level is classified as LowLow Risk

Description:

Linksys WVC54GCA could allow a remote attacker to obtain sensitive information, caused by the storing of passwords and wireless-network keys in cleartext within pass_wd.htm and Wsecurity.htm. By reading the HTML source code, a remote attacker could exploit this vulnerability to obtain sensitive information.

*CVSS:

Base Score: 5
  Access Vector: Network
  Access Complexity: Low
  Authentication: None
  Confidentiality Impact: Partial
  Integrity Impact: None
  Availability Impact: None
 
Temporal Score: 4
  Exploitability: Unproven
  Remediation Level: Unavailable
  Report Confidence: Uncorroborated

Consequences:

Obtain Information

Remedy:

No remedy available as of September 1, 2014.

References:

  • GNUCITIZEN Blog, April 25th, 2009: Hacking Linksys IP Cameras (pt 4).
  • Linksys Web site: WVC54GCA Wireless-G Internet Home Monitoring Camera.
  • CVE-2009-1560: The Cisco Linksys WVC54GCA wireless video camera with firmware 1.00R22 and 1.00R24 stores passwords and wireless-network keys in cleartext in (1) pass_wd.htm and (2) Wsecurity.htm, which allows remote attackers to obtain sensitive information by reading the HTML source code.
  • OSVDB ID: 56397: Cisco Linksys WVC54GCA IP Camera pass_wd.htm Cleartext Password / Keys Disclosure
  • OSVDB ID: 56398: Cisco Linksys WVC54GCA IP Camera Wsecurity.htm Cleartext Password / Keys Disclosure

Platforms Affected:

  • Linksys WVC54GCA 1.00R22
  • Linksys WVC54GCA 1.00R24

Reported:

Apr 25, 2009

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