Vulnerability Note VU#928795
Netgear FVS318N router default remote management vulnerability
Netgear ProSafe Wireless-N 8-port Gigabit VPN Firewall FVS318N router's remote management feature is enabled by default.
Netgear ProSafe Wireless-N 8-port Gigabit VPN Firewall FVS318N router allows remote (WAN) internet users access to the administrator web interface of the device by default.
A remote unauthenticated attacker may be able to access the administrator web interface of the device.
We are currently unaware of a practical solution to this problem.
Disable the remote management feature
We recommend users disable the remote management feature inside the administrator web interface of the device.
Vendor Information (Learn More)
|Vendor||Status||Date Notified||Date Updated|
|Netgear, Inc.||Unknown||16 Jan 2012||16 Jan 2012|
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Thanks to David Barker of Electrosonics, Inc. for reporting this vulnerability.
This document was written by Michael Orlando.
- CVE IDs: Unknown
- Date Public: 02 Apr 2012
- Date First Published: 02 Apr 2012
- Date Last Updated: 03 Apr 2013
- Document Revision: 15
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