Intrusion Prevention

Contec.Smart.Home.URI.Authentication.Bypass

Description

This indicates an attack attempt to exploit an Authentication Bypass Vulnerability in Contec Smart Home device.
The vulnerability is due to an error in the vulnerable application when handling a maliciously crafted request. A remote attacker may be able to exploit this to reset the passwords of admin users on the affected system.

Affected Products

Contec Smart Home 4.15

Impact

System Compromise: Remote attackers can gain control of vulnerable systems.

Recommended Actions

Currently we are unaware of any vendor supplied patch or updates available for this issue.

CVE References

CVE-2018-9162

Other References

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