Threat Encyclopedia

ASUS.RT.Routers.httpd.Admin.Session.Hijacking

description-logoDescription

This indicates an attack attempt to exploit a Session Hijacking vulnerability in ASUS RT routers.
The vulnerability is due to insufficient verification of inputs in the application. A remote attacker can exploit this to hijack an admin session and execute arbitrary commands on the router.

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ASUS RT-N56U, RT-N66U, RT-AC66U, RT-N66R, RT-AC66R, RT-AC68U, RT-AC68R, RT-N66W, RT-AC66W, RT-AC87R, RT-AC87U, RT-AC51U, RT-AC68P, RT-N11P, RT-N12+, RT-N12E B1, RT-AC3200, RT-AC53U, RT-AC1750, RT-AC1900P, RT-N300, and RT-AC750 routers with firmware before 3.0.0.4.380.7378
RT-AC68W routers with firmware before 3.0.0.4.380.7266
RT-N600, RT-N12+ B1, RT-N11P B1, RT-N12VP B1, RT-N12E C1, RT-N300 B1, and RT-N12+ Pro routers with firmware before 3.0.0.4.380.9488
Asuswrt-Merlin firmware before 380.65_2

Impact

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

recomended-action-logoRecommended Actions

Apply the most recent upgrade or patch from the vendor.
https://asuswrt.lostrealm.ca/changelog

CVE References

CVE-2017-6549