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Trend Micro Mobile Security for Enterprise change_user Device_DeviceId SQL Injection Remote Code Execution Vulnerability

ZDI-17-737: September 15th, 2017

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Affected Vendors

Affected Products

    Mobile Security for Enterprise

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Vulnerability Details


This vulnerability allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code on vulnerable installations of Trend Micro Mobile Security for Enterprise. Authentication is required to exploit this vulnerability.

The specific flaw exists within processing of the change_user action. When parsing the 'id' field, the process does not properly validate a user-supplied string before using it to construct SQL queries. An attacker can leverage this vulnerability to execute arbitrary code under the context of SYSTEM.

Vendor Response

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

Disclosure Timeline

    2017-05-04 - Vulnerability reported to vendor
    2017-09-15 - Coordinated public release of advisory

Credit

This vulnerability was discovered by:
    Steven Seeley (mr_me) of Offensive Security & Roberto Suggi Liverani - @malerisch - http://blog.malerisch.net/