Information disclosure flaw exposes Netgear wireless routers to attacks

    Date16 Feb 2015
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    Posted ByDave Wreski
    Several wireless routers made by Netgear contain a vulnerability that allows unauthenticated attackers to extract sensitive information from the devices, including their administrator passwords and wireless network keys. The vulnerability can be exploited over local area networks, as well as over the Internet if the devices are configured for remote administration and expose their Web interface externally.
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