November 20, 2019
Cisco Small Business RV Series Routers are prone to an information-disclosure vulnerability. Attackers can exploit this issue to obtain sensitive information that may aid in further attacks. This issue is being tracked by Cisco Bug ID CSCvq76840.
- Cisco RV016 Multi-WAN VPN Router 188.8.131.52
- Cisco RV016 Multi-WAN VPN Router 184.108.40.206
- Cisco RV016 Multi-WAN VPN Router 220.127.116.11
- Cisco RV042 Dual WAN VPN Router 18.104.22.168
- Cisco RV042G Dual Gigabit WAN VPN Router 22.214.171.124
- Cisco RV042G Dual Gigabit WAN VPN Router 126.96.36.199
- Cisco RV042G Dual Gigabit WAN VPN Router 188.8.131.52
- Cisco RV082 Dual WAN VPN Router 184.108.40.206
- Cisco RV082 Dual WAN VPN Router 220.127.116.11
- Cisco RV082 Dual WAN VPN Router 18.104.22.168
Block external access at the network boundary, unless external parties require service.
Filter access to the affected computer at the network boundary if global access isn't needed. Restricting access to only trusted computers and networks might greatly reduce the likelihood of a successful exploit.
Deploy network intrusion detection systems to monitor network traffic for malicious activity.
Deploy NIDS to monitor network traffic for signs of anomalous or suspicious activity including unexplained incoming and outgoing traffic. This may indicate exploit attempts or activity that results from successful exploits.
Run all software as a nonprivileged user with minimal access rights.
To limit the impact of latent vulnerabilities, configure servers and other applications to run as a nonadministrative user with minimal access rights.
Updates are available. Please see the references or vendor advisory for more information.
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