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Use of Hard-coded Credentials


Severity High
Score 8.8/10


An issue was discovered on Wifi-soft UniBox controller 0.x through 2.x devices. The tools/ping Ping feature of the Diagnostic Tools component is vulnerable to Remote Command Execution, allowing an attacker to execute arbitrary system commands on the server with root user privileges. Authentication for accessing this component can be bypassed by using Hard coded credentials.

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CWE-798 - Use of Hard-coded Credentials

The software contains hard-coded credentials, such as a password or cryptographic key, which it uses for its own inbound authentication, outbound communication to external components, or encryption of internal data.


Advisory Timeline

  • Published