EMC Connectrix Manager Converged Network Edition FileUploadController Servlet Remote Code Execution VulnerabilityZDI-13-279: December 18th, 2013
Connectrix Manager Converged Network Edition
This vulnerability allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code on vulnerable installations of EMC Connectrix Manager Converged Network Edition. Authentication is not required to exploit this vulnerability.
The specific flaw exists within the 'FileUploadController' servlet, which allows an unauthenticated user to upload an arbitrary file anywhere on the system. An attacker can leverage this directory traversal vulnerability into arbitrary code execution on the compromised server in the security context of the Administrator account.
Vendor ResponseEMC has issued an update to correct this vulnerability. More details can be found at:
2013-02-01 - Vulnerability reported to vendor
2013-12-18 - Coordinated public release of advisory
CreditThis vulnerability was discovered by:
Andrea Micalizzi aka rgod