Advisory Details

April 29th, 2015

ManageEngine Applications Manager FailOverHelperServlet Information Disclosure Vulnerability

ZDI-15-162
ZDI-CAN-2427

CVE ID CVE-2014-7863
CVSS SCORE 7.8, (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:N/A:N)
AFFECTED VENDORS ManageEngine
AFFECTED PRODUCTS Applications Manager
TREND MICRO CUSTOMER PROTECTION Trend Micro TippingPoint IPS customers are protected against this vulnerability by Digital Vaccine protection filter ID 16579. For further product information on the TippingPoint IPS: http://www.tippingpoint.com
VULNERABILITY DETAILS


This vulnerability allows remote attackers to disclose files on vulnerable installations of ManageEngine Applications Manager. Authentication is not required to exploit this vulnerability.

The specific flaw exists within the handling of the FailOverHelperServlet servlet. The issue lies in the failure to properly sanitize a filename. A remote attacker can exploit this vulnerability to disclose files from the system.

ADDITIONAL DETAILS ManageEngine has issued an update to correct this vulnerability. More details can be found at:
https://support.zoho.com/portal/manageengine/helpcenter/articles/vulnerabilities-in-failoverhelperservlet
DISCLOSURE TIMELINE
  • 2014-08-18 - Vulnerability reported to vendor
  • 2015-04-29 - Coordinated public release of advisory
CREDIT Andrea Micalizzi (rgod)
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