Cisco uBR900 Series Cable Access routers based on DOCSIS 1.1 standards have insecure community strings
|cisco-docsis-default-strings (7806)||Medium Risk|
Cisco uBR900 Series Cable Access routers were designed according to CableLabs' DOCSIS 1.1 standards. One of these standards requires the default community strings to be public, which could allow a remote attacker to gain read/write access on the router.
No remedy available as of September 1, 2014.
- BugTraq Mailing List, Sun Dec 30 2001 - 10:14:32 CST: Possible security problem with Cisco ubr900 series routers.
- BID-3758: Cisco Cable Access Router MIB Community Default Passwords Vulnerability
- CVE-2001-1210: Cisco ubr900 series routers that conform to the Data-over-Cable Service Interface Specifications (DOCSIS) standard must ship without SNMP access restrictions, which can allow remote attackers to read and write information to the MIB using arbitrary community strings.
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Dec 30, 2001
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