CVSS Score of 10 (low)


Published Jul 31, 2023
Updated: Aug 4, 2023
CWE ID 125


CVE-2023-34358 is a vulnerability affecting the httpd component of ASUS RT-AX88U devices. This vulnerability allows an unauthenticated remote attacker to launch a Denial of Service (DoS) attack by sending a specially crafted request containing a specific user agent. The httpd binary crashes during a string comparison performed within web.c, resulting in the DoS condition. The vulnerability has a high severity rating and requires no privileges or user interaction for exploitation. It poses a significant danger to organizations using affected ASUS RT-AX88U devices as it can lead to service disruption and potential loss of availability. To remediate this vulnerability, users should apply any available patches or updates provided by ASUS.


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