Asus RT-G32 start_apply.htm flag cross site scripting

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A vulnerability classified as problematic has been found in Asus RT-G32 This affects an unknown code block of the file start_apply.htm. The manipulation of the argument flag with an unknown input leads to a cross site scripting vulnerability. CWE is classifying the issue as CWE-79. The software does not neutralize or incorrectly neutralizes user-controllable input before it is placed in output that is used as a web page that is served to other users. This is going to have an impact on integrity. The summary by CVE is:

Multiple cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerabilities in the ASUS RT-G32 routers with firmware and allow remote attackers to inject arbitrary web script or HTML via the (1) next_page, (2) group_id, (3) action_script, or (4) flag parameter to start_apply.htm.

The weakness was disclosed 03/23/2015 by MustLive (Website). The advisory is shared at This vulnerability is uniquely identified as CVE-2015-2681 since 03/23/2015. It is possible to initiate the attack remotely. No form of authentication is needed for exploitation. It demands that the victim is doing some kind of user interaction. Technical details are known, but no exploit is available. MITRE ATT&CK project uses the attack technique T1059.007 for this issue.

By approaching the search of inurl:start_apply.htm it is possible to find vulnerable targets with Google Hacking.

There is no information about possible countermeasures known. It may be suggested to replace the affected object with an alternative product.

The entry 74452 is pretty similar.





  • commercial

CPE 2.3info

CPE 2.2info


VulDB Meta Base Score: 4.3
VulDB Meta Temp Score: 4.3

VulDB Base Score: 4.3
VulDB Temp Score: 4.3
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Class: Cross site scripting
CWE: CWE-79 / CWE-74 / CWE-707
ATT&CK: T1059.007

Local: No
Remote: Yes

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Status: Not defined
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03/23/2015 🔍
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03/30/2015 +6 days 🔍
05/01/2022 +2589 days 🔍



Advisory: 130724
Researcher: MustLive
Status: Not defined

CVE: CVE-2015-2681 (🔍)
SecurityFocus: 73296 - ASUS RT-G32 Router 'start_apply.htm' Multiple Cross Site Scripting Vulnerabilities

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Created: 03/30/2015 12:42 PM
Updated: 05/01/2022 03:36 PM
Changes: 03/30/2015 12:42 PM (43), 04/15/2018 09:12 AM (10), 05/01/2022 03:36 PM (3)
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