Xerox WorkCentre Web Services Extensible Interface Platform Unauthorized Access (XRX09-003)

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 40807


The remote multi-function device may allow unauthorized access.


According to its model number and software version, the remote host is a Xerox WorkCentre device that could allow a remote attacker to obtain unauthorized access to device configuration settings, possibly exposing customer passwords.

Note that successful exploitation requires that SSL is not enabled for the web server component.


Apply the P39 patch as described in the Xerox security bulletin referenced above.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 40807

File Name: xerox_xrx09_003.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.11 $

Type: remote

Family: Misc.

Published: 2009/08/28

Modified: 2013/11/05

Dependencies: 18141

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 5

Temporal Score: 3.7

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/h:xerox:workcentre

Required KB Items: www/xerox_workcentre

Exploit Available: false

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2009/08/28

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2009/08/28

Reference Information

BID: 36177

OSVDB: 57569