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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2008-6577

Original release date: 04/01/2009
Last revised: 04/18/2009
Source: US-CERT/NIST

Overview

Nortel MG1000S, Signaling Server, and Call Server on the Communications Server 1000 (CS1K) 4.50.x contain multiple unspecified hard-coded accounts and passwords, which allows remote attackers to gain privileges.

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 10.0 (HIGH) (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C) (legend)
Impact Subscore: 10.0
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; Allows unauthorized modification; Allows disruption of service

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External Source: XF
Name: nortel-account-default-password(41802)
External Source: SECTRACK
Name: 1019848
External Source: OSVDB
Name: 44374
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://support.nortel.com/go/main.jsp?cscat=BLTNDETAIL&id=713455
Type: Advisory
External Source: BID
Name: 28691
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 29747
External Source: MISC
Name: http://www.voipshield.com/research-details.php?id=14

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