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Use of Hard-coded Credentials

CVE-2021-42892

Severity Medium
Score 4.3/10

Summary

In TOTOLINK EX1200T V4.1.2cu.5215, an attacker can start telnet without authorization because the default username and password exists in the firmware.

  • LOW
  • NETWORK
  • LOW
  • UNCHANGED
  • NONE
  • LOW
  • NONE
  • NONE

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.

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Advisory Timeline

  • Published