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


Severity High
Score 8.8/10


RG-EW1200G PRO Wireless Routers EW_3.0(1)B11P204, RG-EW1800GX PRO Wireless Routers EW_3.0(1)B11P204, and RG-EW3200GX PRO Wireless Routers EW_3.0(1)B11P204 were discovered to contain multiple command injection vulnerabilities via the data.ip, data.protocal, data.iface and data.package parameters in the runPackDiagnose function of diagnose.lua.

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  • NONE
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  • HIGH
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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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