ARRIS Touchstone DG950A SNMP Information Disclosure (CVE-2014-4863)

medium Nessus Plugin ID 78921


The remote device is affected by an information disclosure vulnerability.


It is possible to read the plaintext password, SSID, and other sensitive information from the remote ARRIS Touchstone cable modems using an SNMP request.


Disable the SNMP service on the device.

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 78921

File Name: arris_touchstone_CVE-2014-4863.nasl

Version: 1.4

Type: remote

Family: SNMP

Published: 11/7/2014

Updated: 4/11/2022

Configuration: Enable thorough checks

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 4.8


Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 5

Temporal Score: 3.7

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/h:arris:touchstone_dg950a

Required KB Items: Host/Arris/Touchstone/model

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Vulnerability Publication Date: 8/20/2014

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2014-4863

BID: 69631

CERT: 855836