Vulnerability Change Records for CVE-2020-27869

Change History

Modified Analysis 3/26/2021 10:57:01 AM

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Initial Analysis 2/16/2021 1:31:27 PM

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Added CPE Configuration

								
							
							
						
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     *cpe:2.3:a:solarwinds:network_performance_monitor:2020:hotfix1:*:*:*:*:*:*
     *cpe:2.3:a:solarwinds:network_performance_monitor:2020.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
Added CVSS V2

								
							
							
						
NIST (AV:N/AC:L/Au:S/C:C/I:C/A:C)
Added CVSS V3.1

								
							
							
						
NIST AV:N/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H
Added CWE

								
							
							
						
NIST CWE-89
Changed Reference Type
https://www.zerodayinitiative.com/advisories/ZDI-21-064/ No Types Assigned
https://www.zerodayinitiative.com/advisories/ZDI-21-064/ Third Party Advisory, VDB Entry

CVE Modified by Zero Day Initiative 3/12/2021 10:15:13 AM

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Changed Description
This vulnerability allows remote attackers to escalate privileges on affected installations of SolarWinds Network Performance Monitor 2020 HF1, NPM: 2020.2. Authentication is required to exploit this vulnerability.

The specific flaw exists within the WriteToFile method. The issue results from the lack of proper validation of a user-supplied string before using it to construct SQL queries. An attacker can leverage this vulnerability to escalate privileges and reset the password for the Admin user. Was ZDI-CAN-11804.
This vulnerability allows remote attackers to escalate privileges on affected installations of SolarWinds Network Performance Monitor 2020 HF1, NPM: 2020.2. Authentication is required to exploit this vulnerability. The specific flaw exists within the WriteToFile method. The issue results from the lack of proper validation of a user-supplied string before using it to construct SQL queries. An attacker can leverage this vulnerability to escalate privileges and reset the password for the Admin user. Was ZDI-CAN-11804.