TP-LINK TL-WR841N Router Local File Include Vulnerability

Published: 2012-10-30 10:42:36
CVE Author: NIST National Vulnerability Database (NVD)

CVSS Base Vector:
AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:N/A:N

Detection Type:
Remote Vulnerability

Summary:
TP-LINK TL-WR841N router is prone to a local file-include vulnerability because it fails to sufficiently sanitize user- supplied input.

Impact:
An attacker can exploit this vulnerability to view files and execute local scripts in the context of the affected device. This may aid in further attacks.

Affected Versions:
TP-LINK TL-WR841N 3.13.9 Build 120201 Rel.54965n is vulnerable, other versions may also be affected.

Recommendations:
No known solution was made available for at least one year since the disclosure of this vulnerability. Likely none will be provided anymore. General solution options are to upgrade to a newer release, disable respective features, remove the product or replace the product by another one.

Solution Type:
Vendor will not fix

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

https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2012-5687

SecurityFocus Bugtraq ID:

https://www.securityfocus.com/bid/56320

References:

http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/56320

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Severity
High
CVSS Score
7.8

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