IPC@CHIPtelnet allows remote attacker to verify valid accounts

ipcchip-telnet-verify-account (6595) The risk level is classified as LowLow Risk

Description:

IPC@CHIP could allow a remote attacker to verify valid accounts on the Web server. A remote attacker using Telnet can verify if an account exists by trying to log in. If the attacker receives a prompt for the password, then the attacker is able to verify that the account exists. An attacker can use this vulnerability to compromise the system.


Consequences:

Obtain Information

Remedy:

No remedy available as of July 1, 2014.

References:

Platforms Affected:

  • Beck IPC GmbH IPC@CHIP

Reported:

May 21, 2001

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