TippingPoint Zero Day Initiative

Dell SonicWALL Universal Management Suite ImagePreviewServlet SQL Injection Remote Code Execution Vulnerability

ZDI-16-617: December 2nd, 2016

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Affected Vendors


Affected Products

    SonicWALL Universal Management Suite

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Vulnerability Details

This vulnerability allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code on vulnerable installations of Dell SonicWALL Universal Management Suite. Authentication is not required to exploit this vulnerability.

The specific flaw exists within the ImagePreviewServlet servlet. A SQL Injection vulnerability exists in processing of the logoID parameter. An attacker can leverage this vulnerability to execute arbitrary code in the context of SYSTEM.

Vendor Response

Dell has issued an update to correct this vulnerability. More details can be found at:

Disclosure Timeline

    2016-05-09 - Vulnerability reported to vendor
    2016-12-02 - Coordinated public release of advisory


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