Hacks and Incidents

Deliberately hidden backdoor account in several AMX (HARMAN Professional) devices

SEC Consult: Deliberately hidden backdoor account in several AMX (HARMAN Professional) devices: A function, which they decided to call “setUpSubtleUserAccount”. And this function does exactly what the name would suggest.
It sets up a subtle user account. The strings seen in the above screenshot, revealed an interesting detail about the vendor’s security strategy.

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