Linksys multiple remote vulnerabilities

Published: 2006-03-26 15:55:15
CVE Author: NIST National Vulnerability Database (NVD)

CVSS Base Vector:

Detection Type:
Remote Vulnerability

Solution Type:
Vendor Patch

Upgrade to firmware version 4.20.7 or later.

The remote host appears to be a Linksys WRT54G Wireless Router which is affected by multiple flaws.

Technical Details:
The firmware version installed on the remote host is prone to several flaws, - Execute arbitrary commands on the affected router with root privileges. - Download and replace the configuration of affected routers via a special POST request to the 'restore.cgi' or 'upgrade.cgi' scripts. - Allow remote attackers to obtain encrypted configuration information and, if the key is known, modify the configuration. - Degrade the performance of affected devices and cause the Web server to become unresponsive, potentially denying service to legitimate users.

NIST (National Institute of Standards and Technology) NVD (National Vulnerability Database)

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