VxWorks Remote Debug Service Exposed
|8||(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)||November 21, 2005||July 07, 2010||December 04, 2013|
Certain VxWorks-based products ship with the remote debugging service enabled. This service provides remote access to the processor and memory of the device, which can be abused by an attacker to compromise the device or gather sensitive information.
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- Upgrade the device firmware to a fixed release
Contact your vendor for an updated firmware version.
- Restrict access to UDP port 17185
Apply ACLs, firewall rules or otherwise restrict access to UDP port 17185.