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Cisco IOS HTTP Configuration Arbitrary Administrative Access

Vulnerability Assessment Summary
Obtains the remote router configuration

Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Assessment

It is possible to execute arbitrary commands on the
remote Cisco router, by requesting them via HTTP,
as in
/level/$NUMBER/exec/show/config/cr

where $NUMBER is an integer between 16 and 99.

A possible hacker may use this flaw to cut your network access to
the Internet, and may even lock you out of the router.

Solution : Disable the web configuration interface completely
Network Security Threat Level: High

Networks Security ID: 2936

Vulnerability Assessment Copyright: This script is Copyright (C) 2001 Renaud Deraison

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