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US Robotics Disclosed Password Check

Vulnerability Assessment Summary
US Robotics Password Check

Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Assessment

Summary :

The remote web server is affected by an information disclosure issue.

Description :

The remote host appears to be a US Robotics Broadband router.

The device's administrator password is stored as plaintext in a
Javascript function in the file '/menu.htm', which can be viewed by
anyone.

See also :

http://archives.neohapsis.com/archives/bugtraq/2004-06/0109.html

Solution:

Disable the webserver or filter the traffic to the webserver via an
upstream firewall.

Network Security Threat Level:

Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10
(AV:R/AC:L/Au:NR/C:C/A:C/I:C/B:N)

Networks Security ID: 10490

Vulnerability Assessment Copyright: This script is Copyright (C) 2004 Tenable Network Security

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