(0Day) Linksys WVBR0 User-Agent Command Injection Remote Code Execution Vulnerability

2017-12-18T00:00:00
ID ZDI-17-973
Type zdi
Reporter Ricky "HeadlessZeke" Lawshae
Modified 2017-06-22T00:00:00

Description

This vulnerability allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code on vulnerable installations of Linksys WVBR0. Authentication is not required to exploit this vulnerability. The specific flaw exists within the web management portal. The issue lies in the lack of proper validation of user data before executing a system call. An attacker could leverage this vulnerability to execute code with root privileges.