Intrusion Prevention

Brother.MFC.Authentication.Bypass

Description

This indicates an attack attempt to exploit a Security Bypass vulnerability in Brother Devices.
This issue is caused by insufficient validation of access to the targeted system. It may allow remote attacker to execute arbitrary code without authentication via a crafted http request.

Affected Products

MFC-J6973CDW
MFC-J4420DW
MFC-8710DW
MFC-J4620DW
MFC-L8850CDW
MFC-J3720
MFC-J6520DW
MFC-L2740DW
MFC-J5910DW
MFC-J6920DW
MFC-L2700DW
MFC-9130CW
MFC-9330CDW
MFC-9340CDW
MFC-J5620DW
MFC-J6720DW
MFC-L8600CDW
MFC-L9550CDW
MFC-L2720DW
DCP-L2540DW
DCP-L2520DW
HL-3140CW
HL-3170CDW
HL-3180CDW
HL-L8350CDW
HL-L2380DW
ADS-2500W
ADS-1000W
ADS-1500W

Impact

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

Recommended Actions

Currently we are unaware of any patches supplied by the vendor for this issue.

CVE References

CVE-2017-7588