Fortinet Discovers Netgear Point-to-Point Tunneling Protocol Cross-Site Scripting
Fortinet's FortiGuard Labs has discovered stored Cross-Site Scripting (XSS) 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
Nighthawk and Orbi series devices are vulnerable to Cross-Site Scripting on its point-to-point protocol setting page.
SolutionsFortiGuard Labs released the following FortiGate IPS signature which covers this specific vulnerability:
Released Jul 02, 2018
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Fortinet reported the vulnerability to Netgear on 21, May 2018
Netgear confirmed the vulnerability on 22, May 2018
Netgear released patch for the vulnerability on 30, May 2019
This vulnerability was discovered by Wayne Low of Fortinet's FortiGuard Labs.