Reolink E1 Zoom Camera Private Key Disclosure

Credit: Julien Ahrens
Risk: Medium
Local: No
Remote: Yes
CWE: CWE-200

RCE Security Advisory 1. ADVISORY INFORMATION ======================= Product: Reolink E1 Zoom Camera Vendor URL: Type: Exposure of Sensitive Information to an Unauthorized Actor [CWE-200] Date found: 2021-08-26 Date published: 2022-06-01 CVSSv3 Score: 7.5 (CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:N/A:N) CVE: CVE-2021-40149 2. CREDITS ========== This vulnerability was discovered and researched by Julien Ahrens from RCE Security. 3. VERSIONS AFFECTED ==================== Reolink E1 Zoom Camera (latest) and below 4. INTRODUCTION =============== Meet new generation of Reolink E1 series. Advanced features - 5MP Super HD & optical zoom are added into this compact camera. Plus two-way audio, remote live view and more smart capacities help you connect with what you care. Be closer to families and be away from worries. (from the vendor's homepage) 5. VULNERABILITY DETAILS ======================== The web server of the E1 Zoom camera through discloses its SSL private key via the root web server directory. An unauthenticated attacker can abuse this with network-level access to the camera to download the webserver's private SSL key by simply going to the following URL: http://[CAM-IP]/self.key 6. RISK ======= An unauthenticated attacker can download the webserver's SSL private key and thereby attack the encrypted network traffic to and from the camera, which might lead to the disclosure of the administrative access credentials and other sensitive information. 7. SOLUTION =========== None. 8. REPORT TIMELINE ================== 2021-08-26: Discovery of the vulnerability 2021-08-26: Sent notification to Reolink via their support channel 2021-08-26: Response from vendor asking for vulnerability details 2021-08-26: Sent all the vulnerability details 2021-08-31: Vendor is still looking into the issue 2021-09-03: Vendor states that the issue will be fixed by the end of September. 2021-10-01: Since no firmware has been released, we've sent another notification 2021-10-02: Vendor states that the new firmware is delayed 2022-02-01: Since there is still fix, sent another notification 2022-02-02: Vendor states that the firmware with the fix hasn't been released yet. 2022-03-03: Since there is still fix, sent another notification 2022-03-12: Vendor states they're still working on the issue (internal update awaits testing) 2022-05-24: Since there is still fix, sent another notification 2022-05-24: Vendor states that the update still hasn't been released yet. 2022-06-01: Almost a year should be enough to fix this. Public disclosure. 9. REFERENCES =============

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