Vulnerability identifier: #VU29418
Vulnerability risk: Medium
Exploitation vector: Network
Exploit availability: No
The vulnerability allows a remote attacker to perform a denial of service (DoS) attack.
The vulnerability exists due to insufficient validation of user-supplied input in the "homeplugd" process. A remote attacker can send a specially crafted UDP packet and perform a denial of service (DoS) attack.
Cybersecurity Help is currently unaware of any official solution to address this vulnerability.
Vulnerable software versions
PA6 Wi-Fi Powerline extender: 126.96.36.199
Can this vulnerability be exploited remotely?
Yes. This vulnerability can be exploited by a remote non-authenticated attacker via the Internet.
Is there known malware, which exploits this vulnerability?
No. We are not aware of malware exploiting this vulnerability.