Intrusion Prevention



This indicates an attack attempt to exploit a Post-Authentication Stack Buffer Overflow vulnerability in Netgear Routers.
The vulnerability is caused by stack buffer overflow issue in CGI handler. An attacker can trick an unsuspecting user into visiting a malicious webpage and execute arbitrary code within the context of the application.

Affected Products

R7800, running firmware versions prior to


System Compromise: Remote attackers can gain control of vulnerable systems

Recommended Actions

Apply the latest update from the vendor