Intrusion Prevention

NETGEAR.NMS300.fileUpload.do.Arbitrary.File.Upload

Description

This indicates an attack attempt against a Code Execution vulnerability in Netgear's NMS300.
The vulnerability is caused by insufficient sanitizing of files uploaded to "fileUpload.do". It allows a remote attacker to gain control of vulnerable systems via a crafted http request.

Affected Products

NMS300 1.5.0.11
NMS300 1.5.0.2
NMS300 1.4.0.17
NMS300 1.1.0.13

Impact

System Compromise: Remote attacker can gain control of vulnerable systems.

Recommended Actions

Currently we are unaware of any vendor supplied patch for this issue.

CVE References

CVE-2016-1524