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CVE-2014-7862 Detail

Current Description

The DCPluginServelet servlet in ManageEngine Desktop Central and Desktop Central MSP before build 90109 allows remote attackers to create administrator accounts via an addPlugInUser action.

Source:  MITRE      Last Modified:  01/04/2018      View Analysis Description

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2014-7862
Original release date:
01/04/2018
Last revised:
01/26/2018
Source:
US-CERT/NIST

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 3.0):
CVSS v3 Base Score:
9.8 Critical
Vector:
CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H (legend)
Impact Score:
5.9
Exploitability Score:
3.9
CVSS Version 3 Metrics:
Attack Vector (AV):
Network
Attack Complexity (AC):
Low
Privileges Required (PR):
None
User Interaction (UI):
None
Scope (S):
Unchanged
Confidentiality (C):
High
Integrity (I):
High
Availability (A):
High
CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score:
7.5 HIGH
Vector:
(AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P) (legend)
Impact Subscore:
6.4
Exploitability Subscore:
10.0
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector:
Network exploitable
Access Complexity:
Low
Authentication:
Not required to exploit
Impact Type:
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows unauthorized modification; Allows disruption of service

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Hyperlink Resource Type Source Name
http://packetstormsecurity.com/files/129769/Desktop-Central-Add-Administrator.html Issue Tracking; Third Party Advisory; VDB Entry External Source MISC http://packetstormsecurity.com/files/129769/Desktop-Central-Add-Administrator.html
http://seclists.org/fulldisclosure/2015/Jan/2 Issue Tracking; Mailing List; Third Party Advisory External Source FULLDISC 20150102 [The ManageOwnage Series, part X]: 0-day administrator account creation in Desktop Central
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/534356/100/0/threaded Third Party Advisory; VDB Entry External Source BUGTRAQ 20141231 [The ManageOwnage Series, part X]: 0-day administrator account creation in Desktop Central
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/71849 Third Party Advisory; VDB Entry External Source BID 71849
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/99595 Issue Tracking; Third Party Advisory; VDB Entry External Source XF desktopcentral-cve20147862-sec-bypass(99595)
https://github.com/pedrib/PoC/blob/master/advisories/ManageEngine/me_dc9_admin.txt Third Party Advisory External Source MISC https://github.com/pedrib/PoC/blob/master/advisories/ManageEngine/me_dc9_admin.txt
https://www.manageengine.com/products/desktop-central/cve20147862-unauthorized-account-creation.html Third Party Advisory External Source CONFIRM https://www.manageengine.com/products/desktop-central/cve20147862-unauthorized-account-creation.html
https://www.rapid7.com/db/modules/auxiliary/admin/http/manage_engine_dc_create_admin Exploit; Third Party Advisory External Source MISC https://www.rapid7.com/db/modules/auxiliary/admin/http/manage_engine_dc_create_admin

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

  • Permissions, Privileges, and Access Control (CWE-264)

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