Multiple Vendors EAS Authentication Bypass

This script is Copyright (C) 2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

The remote host is affected by an authentication bypass

Description :

The remote EAS device permits root login using an SSH key with a
publicly available private key. The private key was included in
older copies of Monroe Electronics and Digital Alert Systems firmware.
A remote attacker with access to the private key can bypass
authentication of the root user.

See also :

Solution :

Update to firmware version 2.0-2 or higher.

Risk factor :

Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0
CVSS Temporal Score : 8.3
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Misc.

Nessus Plugin ID: 69471 ()

Bugtraq ID: 60810

CVE ID: CVE-2013-0137