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Permissions, Privileges, and Access Controls

CVE-2013-3614

Severity High
Score 9.3/10

Summary

Dahua DVR appliances have a small value for the maximum password length, which makes it easier for remote attackers to obtain access via a brute-force attack.

  • MEDIUM
  • NETWORK
  • NONE
  • COMPLETE
  • COMPLETE
  • COMPLETE

CWE-264 - Permissions Privileges and Access Controls

CWE 264 (permissions, privileges, and access controls) is not a weakness in and of itself, rather it is a category of weaknesses related to the management of permissions, privileges, and other security features used to perform access control. If not addressed, the weaknesses in this category allow attackers to gain privileges for an unintended sphere of control, access sensitive information, and execute arbitrary commands.

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Advisory Timeline

  • Published