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Improper Neutralization of Special Elements used in a Command ('Command Injection')

CVE-2016-2332

Severity High
Score 8.8/10

Summary

flu.cgi in the web interface on SysLINK SL-1000 Machine-to-Machine (M2M) Modular Gateway devices with firmware before 01A.8 allows remote authenticated users to execute arbitrary commands via the 5066 (aka dnsmasq) parameter.

  • LOW
  • NETWORK
  • HIGH
  • UNCHANGED
  • NONE
  • LOW
  • HIGH
  • HIGH

CWE-77 - Command Injection

A command injection attack involves injecting an operating system command through the data input, which gets executed on the host operating system with the privileges of the victimized application. The impact of a command injection attack may range from loss of data confidentiality and integrity to unauthorized remote access to the hosting system. The attack may cause serious data breaches and system takeover.

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Advisory Timeline

  • Published