PT-2011-30: Disclosure of sensitive information in D-Link DIR-300 Router
(PT-2011-30) Positive Technologies Security Advisory
Disclosure of sensitive information in D-Link DIR-300 Router
Router management system for D-Link DIR-300
Severity level: Medium
Impact: Sensitive information disclosure
Access Vector: Remote
Base Score: 6.8
A router management system for D-Link DIR-300.
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
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:
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