Advisory Details

April 22nd, 2015

Novell Zenworks schedule.ScheduleQuery SQL Injection Remote Code Execution Vulnerability

ZDI-15-148
ZDI-CAN-2576

CVE ID CVE-2015-0782
CVSS SCORE 6.8, (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
AFFECTED VENDORS Novell
AFFECTED PRODUCTS Zenworks
VULNERABILITY DETAILS


This vulnerability allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code on vulnerable installations of Novell Zenworks. Authentication is not required to exploit this vulnerability.

The specific flaw exists within the ScheduleQuery method of the schedule 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.

ADDITIONAL DETAILS Novell has issued an update to correct this vulnerability. More details can be found at:
https://www.novell.com/support/kb/doc.php?id=7016431
DISCLOSURE TIMELINE
  • 2015-01-15 - Vulnerability reported to vendor
  • 2015-04-22 - Coordinated public release of advisory
CREDIT Anonymous
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