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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2017-9479

The Comcast firmware on Cisco DPC3939 (firmware version dpc3939-P20-18-v303r20421746-170221a-CMCST) devices allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary commands as root by leveraging local network access and connecting to the syseventd server, as demonstrated by copying configuration data into a readable filesystem.
Publish Date : 2017-07-30 Last Update Date : 2019-10-02
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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 Admin
Vulnerability Type(s) Execute Code
CWE ID 732

- Products Affected By CVE-2017-9479

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 OS Cisco Dpc3939 Firmware Dpc3939-p20-18-v303r20421746-170221a-cmcst Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Cisco Dpc3939 Firmware 1

- References For CVE-2017-9479

https://github.com/BastilleResearch/CableTap/blob/master/doc/advisories/bastille-22.syseventd.txt

- Vulnerability Conditions

Vulnerability is valid if product versions listed below are used TOGETHER WITH(AND)

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2017-9479

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


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