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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2016-1984

The setUpSubtleUserAccount function in /bin/bw on Harman AMX devices before 2016-01-20 has a hardcoded password for the [email protected] account, which makes it easier for remote attackers to obtain access via a (1) SSH or (2) HTTP session, a different vulnerability than CVE-2015-8362.
Publish Date : 2016-01-22 Last Update Date : 2016-12-05
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
10.0
Confidentiality Impact Complete (There is total information disclosure, resulting in all system files being revealed.)
Integrity Impact Complete (There is a total compromise of system integrity. There is a complete loss of system protection, resulting in the entire system being compromised.)
Availability Impact Complete (There is a total shutdown of the affected resource. The attacker can render the resource completely unavailable.)
Access Complexity Low (Specialized access conditions or extenuating circumstances do not exist. Very little knowledge or skill is required to exploit. )
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s)
CWE ID 255

- Products Affected By CVE-2016-1984

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 OS Harman Amx Firmware 1.2.322 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 OS Harman Amx Firmware 1.3.100 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Harman Amx Firmware 2

- References For CVE-2016-1984

https://ics-cert.us-cert.gov/advisories/ICSA-16-049-02
https://www.kb.cert.org/vuls/id/992624
CERT-VN VU#992624
http://www.amx.com/techcenter/NXSecurityBrief/ CONFIRM
http://www.amx.com/techcenter/firmware.asp?Category=Hot%20Fix%20Files CONFIRM
http://blog.sec-consult.com/2016/01/deliberately-hidden-backdoor-account-in.html
http://seclists.org/fulldisclosure/2016/Jan/63
FULLDISC 20160121 SEC Consult SA-20160121-0 :: Deliberately hidden backdoor account in AMX (Harman Professional) devices
https://www.sec-consult.com/fxdata/seccons/prod/temedia/advisories_txt/20160121-0_AMX_Deliberately_hidden_backdoor_account_v10.txt

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2016-1984

There are not any metasploit modules related to this CVE entry (Please visit www.metasploit.com for more information)


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