ManageEngine Applications Manager CommonAPIUtil enableDisableAlarmsAction resourceid SQL Injection Remote Code Execution VulnerabilityZDI-15-178: May 7th, 2015
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This vulnerability allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code on vulnerable installations of ManageEngine Applications Manager. Authentication is not required to exploit this vulnerability.
The specific flaw exists within the enableDisableAlarmsAction method of the CommonAPIUtil class. The issue lies in the failure to sanitize user-supplied input prior to executing a SQL statement. An attacker could leverage this vulnerability to execute code under the context of the database, which defaults to SYSTEM.
Vendor ResponseManageEngine states:
Upgrade to version 11 build 11912 or higher, to address this vulnerability.
2014-08-19 - Vulnerability reported to vendor
2015-05-07 - Coordinated public release of advisory
CreditThis vulnerability was discovered by:
Andrea Micalizzi (rgod)