|CVSS SCORE||9.8, (AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H)|
This vulnerability allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code on affected installations of Advantech BB-ESWGP506-2SFP-T industrial switches. Authentication is not required to exploit this vulnerability.
The specific flaw exists within the telnet service, which listens on TCP port 23 by default. The service contains a hard-coded password for the administrator user account. An attacker can leverage this vulnerability to execute code in the context of the administrator user.
Advantech has issued an update to correct this vulnerability. More details can be found at: