Threat Encyclopedia

TP-Link.Router.Referer.Handling.CSRF

description-logoDescription

This indicates an attack attempt to exploit a Cross Site Request Forgery vulnerability in TP-Link Routers.
The vulnerability is due to insufficient sanitizing of user supplied inputs in the application. An attacker may exploit this to perform unauthorized action on the affected routers.

affected-products-logoAffected Products

TP-Link TL-WR841N v13 Firmware 0.9.1 4.16 v0001.0 Build 180119 Rel.65243n

Impact

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

recomended-action-logoRecommended Actions

Upgrade to the latest version available from the website.
https://www.tp-link.com/us/download-center.html

CVE References

CVE-2018-12574