ManageEngine Applications Manager FailOverHelperServlet Information Disclosure VulnerabilityZDI-15-162: April 29th, 2015
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This vulnerability allows remote attackers to disclose files on vulnerable installations of ManageEngine Applications Manager. Authentication is not required to exploit this vulnerability.
The specific flaw exists within the handling of the FailOverHelperServlet servlet. The issue lies in the failure to properly sanitize a filename. A remote attacker can exploit this vulnerability to disclose files from the system.
Vendor ResponseManageEngine has issued an update to correct this vulnerability. More details can be found at:
2014-08-18 - Vulnerability reported to vendor
2015-04-29 - Coordinated public release of advisory
CreditThis vulnerability was discovered by:
Andrea Micalizzi (rgod)