Advisory Details

May 7th, 2015

ManageEngine Applications Manager CommonAPIUtil removeMonitorFrmMG haid SQL Injection Remote Code Execution Vulnerability

ZDI-15-176
ZDI-CAN-2466

CVE ID
CVSS SCORE 10, (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
AFFECTED VENDORS ManageEngine
AFFECTED PRODUCTS Applications Manager
TIPPINGPOINT™ IPS CUSTOMER PROTECTION TippingPoint IPS customers are protected against this vulnerability by Digital Vaccine protection filter ID 16612. For further product information on the TippingPoint IPS: http://www.tippingpoint.com
VULNERABILITY DETAILS


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

The specific flaw exists within the removeMonitorFrmMG method of the CommonAPIUtil 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, which defaults to SYSTEM.

VENDOR RESPONSE ManageEngine states:


Upgrade to version 11 build 11912 or higher, to address this vulnerability.


DISCLOSURE TIMELINE
  • 2014-08-19 - Vulnerability reported to vendor
  • 2015-05-07 - Coordinated public release of advisory
CREDIT Andrea Micalizzi (rgod)
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