Multiple vulnerabilities in ASUS RT-AX88U



Published: 2022-04-26
Risk High
Patch available YES
Number of vulnerabilities 2
CVE-ID CVE-2022-26674
CVE-2022-26673
CWE-ID CWE-94
CWE-79
Exploitation vector Network
Public exploit N/A
Vulnerable software
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RT-AX88U
Hardware solutions / Routers & switches, VoIP, GSM, etc

Vendor Asus

Security Bulletin

This security bulletin contains information about 2 vulnerabilities.

1) Code Injection

EUVDB-ID: #VU62579

Risk: High

CVSSv3.1:

CVE-ID: CVE-2022-26674

CWE-ID: CWE-94 - Improper Control of Generation of Code ('Code Injection')

Exploit availability: No

Description

The vulnerability allows a remote attacker to execute arbitrary code on the target system.

The vulnerability exists due to a Format String flaw. A remote attacker can send a specially crafted request and execute arbitrary code on the target system.

Successful exploitation of this vulnerability may result in complete compromise of vulnerable system.

Mitigation

Install updates from vendor's website.

Vulnerable software versions

RT-AX88U: 3.0.0.4.386.4606


CPE2.3 External links

http://www.twcert.org.tw/tw/cp-132-6043-0f72c-1.html

Q & A

Can this vulnerability be exploited remotely?

How the attacker can exploit this vulnerability?

Is there known malware, which exploits this vulnerability?

2) Stored cross-site scripting

EUVDB-ID: #VU62581

Risk: Low

CVSSv3.1:

CVE-ID: CVE-2022-26673

CWE-ID: CWE-79 - Improper Neutralization of Input During Web Page Generation ('Cross-site Scripting')

Exploit availability: No

Description

The disclosed vulnerability allows a remote attacker to perform cross-site scripting (XSS) attacks.

The vulnerability exists due to insufficient sanitization of user-supplied data in the HTTP header parameter. A remote user can inject and execute arbitrary HTML and script code in user's browser in context of vulnerable website.

Successful exploitation of this vulnerability may allow a remote attacker to steal potentially sensitive information, change appearance of the web page, perform phishing and drive-by-download attacks.

Mitigation

Install updates from vendor's website.

Vulnerable software versions

RT-AX88U: 3.0.0.4.386.4606


CPE2.3 External links

http://www.twcert.org.tw/tw/cp-132-6042-6cc0f-1.html

Q & A

Can this vulnerability be exploited remotely?

How the attacker can exploit this vulnerability?

Is there known malware, which exploits this vulnerability?



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