Linksys EtherFast gozila.cgi remote management interface denial of service

linksys-etherfast-gozila-dos (10514) The risk level is classified as MediumMedium Risk


Linksys EtherFast is vulnerable to a denial of service attack, if the remote Web management interface has been enabled. If a remote attacker requests the gozila.cgi script without supplying any arguments, the attacker could cause the router to crash. The router must be reset to regain normal functionality.


Denial of Service


Upgrade to the latest firmware version (1.43 or later), available from the Linksys Web site. See References.


Platforms Affected:

  • Linksys BEFSR41 1.40.2
  • Linksys BEFSR41 1.41
  • Linksys BEFSR41 1.42.3
  • Linksys BEFSR41 1.42.7


Oct 31, 2002

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