Fortinet Discovers Netgear Point-to-Point Protocol over Ethernet Cross-Site Scripting
Fortinet's FortiGuard Labs has discovered post authentication command injection 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
The routers are vulnerable to Cross-Site Scripting (XSS) on its point-to-point protocol over ethernet setting page
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Released Jul 02, 2018
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Fortinet reported the vulnerability to Netgear on 18, May 2018
Netgear confirmed the vulnerability on 21, May 2018
Netgear released patch for the vulnerability on 04, September 2019
This vulnerability was discovered by Wayne Low of Fortinet's FortiGuard Labs.