Vulnerability CVE-2008-1526


Published: 2008-03-26   Modified: 2012-02-12

Description:
ZyXEL Prestige routers, including P-660, P-661, and P-662 models with firmware 3.40(PE9) and 3.40(AGD.2) through 3.40(AHQ.3), do not use a salt when calculating an MD5 password hash, which makes it easier for attackers to crack passwords.

Type:

CWE-310

(Cryptographic Issues)

CVSS2 => (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N)

CVSS Base Score
Impact Subscore
Exploitability Subscore
5/10
2.9/10
10/10
Exploit range
Attack complexity
Authentication
Remote
Low
No required
Confidentiality impact
Integrity impact
Availability impact
Partial
None
None
Affected software
Zyxel -> Prestige 660 
Zyxel -> Prestige 661 
Zyxel -> Zynos 

 References:
http://www.gnucitizen.org/projects/router-hacking-challenge/
http://www.procheckup.com/Hacking_ZyXEL_Gateways.pdf
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/489009/100/0/threaded

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