Intrusion Prevention

AVM.FRITZBox.dsl_control.XML.File.Memory.Corruption

Description

This indicates an attack attempt to exploit a Memory Corruption Vulnerability in AVM FRITZ!Box.
The vulnerability is due to an error when the vulnerable software handles a maliciously crafted XML file. An unauthenticated attacker could exploit this to execute arbitrary code within the context of the application.

Affected Products

AVM FRITZ!Box with version 6.30 and prior

Impact

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

Recommended Actions

Apply the most recent upgrade or patch from the vendor.
https://en.avm.de/nc/service/downloads/

Other References

39194