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


Severity High
Score 9.8/10


In D-Link DIR-816 A2_v1.10CNB04, DIR-878 DIR_878_FW1.30B08.img a command injection vulnerability occurs in /goform/Diagnosis, after the condition is met, setnum will be spliced into v10 by snprintf, and the system will be executed, resulting in a command injection vulnerability

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  • HIGH
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  • 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.


Advisory Timeline

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