Fortinet Discovers Netgear Orbi Pro Persistent Cross-Site Scripting
Fortinet's FortiGuard Labs has discovered stored Cross-site Scripting (XSS) vulnerability in Netgear Routers.
Netgear is a global computer networking company based in San Jose, California, in the United States. It produces networking hardware for consumers, businesses, and service providers
Orbi Pro is vulnerable to XSS on Guest Portal page. Files can be uploaded to customize the portal however the filenames are not properly sanitized and hence allows the attacker to send specifically crafted filename that could trigger XSS
SolutionsFortiGuard Labs released the following FortiGate IPS signature which covers this specific vulnerability:
Released May 14, 2018
Users should apply the latest update from the vendor
Fortinet reported the vulnerability to Netgear on 04, May 2018
Netgear confirmed the vulnerability on 10, May 2018
Netgear released patch for the vulnerability on 07, December 2018
This vulnerability was discovered by Wayne Low of Fortinet's FortiGuard Labs.