SolarWinds Storage Resource Monitor Profiler Module XiotechMonitorServlet SQL Injection Remote Code Execution VulnerabilityZDI-16-266: April 28th, 2016
Storage Resource Monitor Profiler Module
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This vulnerability allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code on vulnerable installations of SolarWinds Storage Resource Monitor Profiler Module. Authentication is not required to exploit this vulnerability.
The specific flaw exists within processing of the XiotechMonitorServlet servlet in the SolarWinds Storage Manager Web Services web server. If the state parameter is set to the value listDepartments, then the parameters sortField and sortDirection are vulnerable to SQL injection. This allows an attacker to run arbitrary code as SYSTEM.
Vendor ResponseSolarWinds has issued an update to correct this vulnerability. More details can be found at:
2015-11-20 - Vulnerability reported to vendor
2016-04-28 - Coordinated public release of advisory
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