CVSS 3.1 Score 8.8 of 10 (high)


Published Oct 10, 2023
Updated: Oct 16, 2023


CVE-2023-45208 is a command injection vulnerability found in the D-Link DAP-X1860 repeater version 1.00 through 1.01b05-01. This vulnerability allows attackers within range of the repeater to execute shell commands as root during the repeater's setup process by using a crafted SSID. Additionally, network names containing single quotes within the repeater's range can lead to a denial of service. The vulnerability has a high base severity score of 8.8 and poses a significant danger to organizations as it can result in unauthorized access and control over the affected devices. To remediate this vulnerability, users should update their D-Link DAP-X1860 repeater firmware to the latest version provided by the manufacturer.

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