CVE-2020-5763

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Description

Grandstream HT800 series firmware version 1.0.17.5 and below contain a backdoor in the SSH service. An authenticated remote attacker can obtain a root shell by correctly answering a challenge prompt.

References

https://www.tenable.com/security/research/tra-2020-43

https://www.tenable.com/security/research/tra-2020-47

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2020-07-29

Updated: 2020-07-31

Type: CWE-326

Risk Information

CVSS v2

Base Score: 9

Vector: AV:N/AC:L/Au:S/C:C/I:C/A:C

Impact Score: 10

Exploitability Score: 8

Severity: HIGH

CVSS v3

Base Score: 8.8

Vector: CVSS:3.1/AV:N/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

Impact Score: 5.9

Exploitability Score: 2.8

Severity: HIGH