Improper Neutralization of Special Elements used in a Command ('Command Injection')
Certain NETGEAR devices are affected by command injection by an unauthenticated attacker. This affects D7000v2 before 18.104.22.168, D8500 before 22.214.171.124, R7000 before 126.96.36.199, R7100LG before 188.8.131.52, R7900 before 184.108.40.206, R8000 before 220.127.116.11, XR300 before 18.104.22.168, R7000P before 22.214.171.124, R8500 before 126.96.36.199, R6900P before 188.8.131.52, and R8300 before 184.108.40.206.
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.