SolarWinds Firewall Security Manager userlogin.jsp Remote Code Execution VulnerabilityZDI-15-107: March 13th, 2015
Firewall Security Manager
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This vulnerability allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code on vulnerable installations of SolarWinds Firewall Security Manager. Authentication is not required to exploit this vulnerability.
The specific flaw exists within the handling of client sessions. The issue lies in the ability to elevate to administrative privileges. An attacker can leverage this vulnerability to execute code under the context of SYSTEM.
Vendor ResponseSolarWinds has issued an update to correct this vulnerability. More details can be found at:
2013-11-26 - Vulnerability reported to vendor
2015-03-13 - Coordinated public release of advisory
CreditThis vulnerability was discovered by:
Andrea Micalizzi aka rgod