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Exposure of Sensitive Information to an Unauthorized Actor


Severity Medium
Score 5.5/10


Certain NETGEAR devices are affected by an attacker's ability to read arbitrary files. This affects R6400v2 before, R7000P/R6900P before, R7900 before, R8300 before, R8500 before, and D8500 before

  • LOW
  • NONE
  • NONE
  • LOW
  • HIGH
  • NONE

CWE-200 - Information Exposure

An information exposure vulnerability is categorized as an information flow (IF) weakness, which can potentially allow unauthorized access to otherwise classified information in the application, such as confidential personal information (demographics, financials, health records, etc.), business secrets, and the application's internal environment.


Advisory Timeline

  • Published