Check Point Advisories

NETGEAR ReadyNAS np_handler Code Execution (CVE-2013-2751)

Check Point Reference: CPAI-2014-1562
Date Published: 25 May 2014
Severity: High
Last Updated: Wednesday 10 June, 2020
Source: Rapid7
Industry Reference:CVE-2013-2751
Protection Provided by:

Security Gateway
R81, R80, R77, R75

Who is Vulnerable? Netgear Raidiator 4.1 - 4.2.23
Vulnerability Description A security vulnerability was found in FrontView web interface in NETGEAR ReadyNAS RAIDiator. The vulnerability is due to the script failing to sanitize input. A remote attacker can exploit this weakness by execute arbitrary Perl code via a crafted request.

Protection Overview

The protection will detect and block attempts to exploit this weakness

In order for the protection to be activated, update your Security Gateway product to the latest IPS update. For information on how to update IPS, go to SBP-2006-05, click on Protection tab and select the version of your choice.

Security Gateway R80 / R77 / R75

  1. In the IPS tab, click Protections and find the NETGEAR ReadyNAS np_handler Code Execution protection using the Search tool and Edit the protection's settings.
  2. Install policy on all Security Gateways.

This protection's log will contain the following information:

Attack Name:  Web Server Enforcement Violation.
Attack Information:  NETGEAR ReadyNAS np_handler Code Execution

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