CVE-ID

CVE-2017-14116

• Severity Rating • Fix Information • Vulnerable Software Versions • SCAP Mappings
Description
The AT&T U-verse 9.2.2h0d83 firmware for the Arris NVG599 device, when IP Passthrough mode is not used, configures WAN access to a caserver https service with the tech account and an empty password, which allows remote attackers to obtain root privileges by establishing a session on port 49955 and then installing new software, such as BusyBox with "nc -l" support.
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Assigning CNA
MITRE Corporation
Date Entry Created
20170903 Disclaimer: The entry creation date may reflect when the CVE-ID was allocated or reserved, and does not necessarily indicate when this vulnerability was discovered, shared with the affected vendor, publicly disclosed, or updated in CVE.
Phase (Legacy)
Assigned (20170903)
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Proposed (Legacy)
N/A
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