Siemens CP 1604 and CP 1616 Improper Access Control (CVE-2013-0659)

critical Tenable OT Security Plugin ID 502003


The remote OT asset is affected by a vulnerability.


The debugging feature on the Siemens CP 1604 and CP 1616 interface cards with firmware before 2.5.2 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a crafted packet to UDP port 17185.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 502003

Version: 1.1

Type: remote

Family: Tenable.ot

Published: 2/20/2024

Updated: 2/21/2024

Supported Sensors: Tenable OT Security

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 5.9


Risk Factor: Critical

Base Score: 10

Temporal Score: 7.4

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

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2013-0659

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:siemens:cp_1604_firmware, cpe:/a:siemens:cp_1616_firmware

Required KB Items: Tenable.ot/Siemens

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 4/1/2013

Vulnerability Publication Date: 4/1/2013

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2013-0659