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[PT-2011-30] Disclosure of sensitive information in D-Link DIR-300 Router
From: noreply () ptsecurity ru
Date: Fri, 28 Oct 2011 12:28:43 GMT


     (PT-2011-30) Positive Technologies Security Advisory

    Disclosure of sensitive information in D-Link DIR-300 Router


---[Vulnerable software]

Router management system for D-Link DIR-300 

---[Severity level]

Severity level: Medium 
Impact: Sensitive information disclosure 
Access Vector: Remote 
CVSS v2: 
Base Score: 6.8 
Vector: (AV:N/AC:L/Au:S/C:С/I:N/A:N)

CVE: not assigned

---[Software description]

A router management system for D-Link DIR-300.

---[Vulnerability description]

Positive Research Center has discovered that password hashing is not implemented in D-Link DIR-300 routers, which 
allows one to obtain passwords in plain text.

---[How to fix]

Update your software up to the latest version 

---[Advisory status]

09.09.2011 - Vendor is notified 
09.09.2011 - Vendor gets vulnerability details 
19.09.2011 - Vendor releases fixed version and details 
20.10.2011 - Public disclosure 


The vulnerability was detected by Sergey Scherbel, Positive Research Center (Positive Technologies Company)



Reports on the vulnerabilities previously discovered by Positive Research:


---[About Positive Technologies]

Positive Technologies www.ptsecurity.com is among the key players in the IT security market in Russia.

The principal activities of the company include the development of integrated tools for information security monitoring 
(MaxPatrol); providing IT security consulting services and technical support; development of the Securitylab leading 
Russian information security portal.

Among the clients of Positive Technologies, there are more than 40 state enterprises, more than 50 banks and financial 
20 telecommunication companies, more than 40 plant facilities, as well as IT, service and retail companies from Russia, 
the CIS countries, the Baltic States, China, Ecuador, Germany, Great Britain, Holland, Iran, Israel, Japan, Mexico, the 
Republic of South Africa, Thailand, Turkey, and the USA.

Positive Technologies is a team of highly skilled developers, advisers and experts with years of vast hands-on 
experience. The company specialists possess professional titles and certificates; they are the members of various 
international societies and are actively involved in the IT security field development. 

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