Intrusion Prevention

NETGEAR.ProSafe.GET.Filesystem.DoS

Description

This indicates an attack attempt to exploit a Denial of Service vulnerability in NETGEAR ProSafe.
The vulnerability is due to insufficient sanitizing of user supplied inputs in the application when handling a crafted HTTP request. A remote attacker may be able to exploit this to cause a denial of service condition on the affected system.

Affected Products

NETGEAR ProSafe GS724Tv3 5.4.1.13 and prior
NETGEAR ProSafe GS716Tv2 5.4.1.13 and prior
NETGEAR ProSafe GS748Tv4 5.4.1.14 and prior
NETGEAR ProSafe GS510TP 5.4.0.6 and prior

Impact

Denial of Service: Remote attackers can crash vulnerable systems or services

Recommended Actions

Currently we are unaware of any vendor supplied patch for this issue.

CVE References

CVE-2013-4776