Vulnerability Note VU#582384
Multiple Netgear routers are vulnerable to arbitrary command injection
Netgear R6250, R6400, R6700, R6900, R7000, R7100LG, R7300DST, R7900, R8000, D6220, and D6400 routers and possibly other models are vulnerable to arbitrary command injection.
R6250, R6400, R6700, R6900, R7000, R7100LG, R7300, R7900, R8000, D6220, and D6400 contain an unauthenticated command injection vulnerability that may be executed directly or via cross-domain requests. Known affected firmware versions include Netgear R7000 version 22.214.171.124_1.1.93, R6400 version 126.96.36.199_1.0.11, and R8000 version 188.8.131.52_1.1.2. Earlier versions may also be affected. The command injection vulnerability has been assigned CVE-2016-6277.
By convincing a user to visit a specially crafted web site, a remote unauthenticated attacker may execute arbitrary commands with root privileges on affected routers.
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|Vendor||Status||Date Notified||Date Updated|
|Netgear, Inc.||Affected||09 Dec 2016||11 Dec 2016|
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Thanks to Chad Dougherty for alerting us to this vulnerability.
This document was written by Joel Land.
- CVE IDs: CVE-2016-6277
- Date Public: 07 Dec 2016
- Date First Published: 09 Dec 2016
- Date Last Updated: 03 Jan 2017
- Document Revision: 65
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