Advisory Details

November 19th, 2021

Ivanti Avalanche PrinterDeviceServer Service Command Injection Remote Code Execution Vulnerability

ZDI-21-1327
ZDI-CAN-15217

CVE ID CVE-2021-42132
CVSS SCORE 9.8, (AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H)
AFFECTED VENDORS Ivanti
AFFECTED PRODUCTS Avalanche
VULNERABILITY DETAILS

This vulnerability allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code on affected installations of Ivanti Avalanche. Although authentication is required to exploit this vulnerability, the existing authentication mechanism can be bypassed.

The specific flaw exists within the runAgentRestarter method. The issue results from the lack of proper validation of a user-supplied string before using it to execute a system call. An attacker can leverage this vulnerability to execute code in the context of the service account.

ADDITIONAL DETAILS

Fixed in version Avalanche 6.3.3


DISCLOSURE TIMELINE
  • 2021-09-22 - Vulnerability reported to vendor
  • 2021-11-19 - Coordinated public release of advisory
  • 2022-05-26 - Advisory Updated
CREDIT Piotr Bazydlo (@chudypb)
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