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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2012-5687 (1 public exploit)

Directory traversal vulnerability in the web-based management feature on the TP-LINK TL-WR841N router with firmware 3.13.9 build 120201 Rel.54965n and earlier allows remote attackers to read arbitrary files via a .. (dot dot) in the PATH_INFO to the help/ URI.
Publish Date : 2012-11-01 Last Update Date : 2017-08-28
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
Confidentiality Impact Complete (There is total information disclosure, resulting in all system files being revealed.)
Integrity Impact None (There is no impact to the integrity of the system)
Availability Impact None (There is no impact to the availability of the system.)
Access Complexity Low (Specialized access conditions or extenuating circumstances do not exist. Very little knowledge or skill is required to exploit. )
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s) Directory traversal

- Products Affected By CVE-2012-5687

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Hardware Tp-link Tl-wr841n - Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 OS Tp-link Tl-wr841n Firmware 3.13.9 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Tp-link Tl-wr841n 1
Tp-link Tl-wr841n Firmware 1

- References For CVE-2012-5687
XF tplink-url-file-include(79662)
BUGTRAQ 20121031 [BUGTRAQ]Security Advisory - TP-LINK TL-WR841N LFI - [UPDATE]

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2012-5687

TP-Link Wireless Lite N Access Point Directory Traversal Vulnerability
This module tests whether a directory traversal vulnerability is present in versions of TP-Link Access Point 3.12.16 Build 120228 Rel.37317n.
Module type : auxiliary Rank : normal

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