Intrusion Prevention

Asus.Apply.CGI.SystemCmd.Command.Injection

Description

This indicates an attack attempt to exploit a Command Injection vulnerability in Asus routers.
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 execute arbitrary command within the context of the application, via a crafted HTTP request.

Affected Products

RT-N56U 3.0.0.4.342
RT-AC66U 3.0.0.4.266

Impact

System Compromise: Remote attackers can gain control of vulnerable systems.

Recommended Actions

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

CVE References

CVE-2013-5948 CVE-2018-9285