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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2008-1113

Original release date: 03/03/2008
Last revised: 09/05/2008
Source: US-CERT/NIST

Overview

Cisco Unified Wireless IP Phone 7921, when using Protected Extensible Authentication Protocol (PEAP), does not validate server certificates, which allows remote wireless access points to steal hashed passwords and conduct man-in-the-middle (MITM) attacks.

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 7.8 (HIGH) (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:N/A:N) (legend)
Impact Subscore: 6.9
Exploitability Subscore: 10.0
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Network exploitable
Access Complexity: Low
Authentication: Not required to exploit
Impact Type: Allows unauthorized disclosure of information

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External Source: MISC
Name: http://blogs.zdnet.com/security/?p=901
External Source: BID
Name: 27935
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 29082
Type: Advisory
External Source: FULLDISC
Name: 20080221 Cisco and Vocera wireless LAN VoIP devices don't check certificates
External Source: MISC
Name: http://blogs.zdnet.com/security/?p=896
External Source: SECTRACK
Name: 1019494
External Source: FULLDISC
Name: 20080223 Cisco confirms vulnerability in 7921 Wi-Fi IP phone

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)
  • Information Leak / Disclosure (CWE-200)