PT-2013-57: Password Access in Huawei M2000
Severity level: Medium
Impact: Password Access
Access Vector: Remote
Base Score: 5.1
CVE: not assigned
Huawei M2000 is a centralized OSS (Operating Support Systems) solution designated to improve system use and mobile network service.
The specialists of the Positive Research center have detected a Password Access vulnerability in Huawei SGSN USN9810.
The application stores and displays the FTP server password in clear text. This vulnerability allows the attackers to hijack the password and obtain access to the FTP server.
How to fix
Customers can contact the Huawei Technical Assistance Center (TAC) to request upgrades
29.05.2013 - Vendor gets vulnerability details
31.07.2013 - Vendor releases fixed version and details
06.02.2014 - Public disclosure
The vulnerability was detected by Timur Yunusov, Alexey Osipov, Gleb Gritsai, Positive Research Center (Positive Technologies Company)
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