Linksys Wireless Router < 4.20.7 Multiple Vulnerabilities (deprecated)

High Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 3221


The remote host is vulnerable to multiple attack vectors.


The remote host is running a Linksys wireless router. This version of the router is vulnerable to multiple remote flaws. An attacker exploiting these flaws would need to be on the internal network and have the ability to craft HTTP requests to the default Linksys web server. Successful exploitation would result in the remote attacker gaining administrative access.


Upgrade the firmware to version 4.20.7 or higher.

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 3221

Family: Web Servers

Published: 2005/09/13

Modified: 2016/02/05

Dependencies: 1442

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 8.3

Temporal Score: 8.3

Vector: CVSS2#AV:A/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:H/RL:U/RC:ND


Base Score: 8.7

Temporal Score: 8.7


Temporal Vector: CVSS3#E:H/RL:U/RC:X

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2005-2916

BID: 14822