Ortus TestBox up to 4.1.0 Query String HTMLRunner.cfm command injection

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A vulnerability was found in Ortus TestBox up to 4.1.0. It has been classified as critical. Affected is some unknown functionality of the file system/runners/HTMLRunner.cfm of the component Query String Handler. The manipulation with an unknown input leads to a privilege escalation vulnerability. CWE is classifying the issue as CWE-77. This is going to have an impact on confidentiality, integrity, and availability. CVE summarizes:

In Ortus TestBox 2.4.0 through 4.1.0, unvalidated query string parameters passed to system/runners/HTMLRunner.cfm allow an attacker to write an arbitrary CFM file (within the application's context) containing attacker-defined CFML tags, leading to Remote Code Execution.

The weakness was published 11/24/2020 as 49077. The advisory is shared for download at exploit-db.com. This vulnerability is traded as CVE-2020-15929 since 07/24/2020. It is possible to launch the attack remotely. A authentication is required for exploitation. Technical details and a public exploit are known.

It is declared as proof-of-concept. The exploit is shared for download at exploit-db.com.

There is no information about possible countermeasures known. It may be suggested to replace the affected object with an alternative product.




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Class: Privilege escalation
ATT&CK: Unknown

Local: No
Remote: Yes

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Access: Public
Status: Proof-of-Concept
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07/24/2020 CVE assigned
11/24/2020 +123 days Advisory disclosed
11/24/2020 +0 days VulDB entry created
12/10/2020 +16 days VulDB last update


Advisory: 49077
Status: Not defined

CVE: CVE-2020-15929 (🔒)
scip Labs: https://www.scip.ch/en/?labs.20161013


Created: 11/24/2020 10:34 AM
Updated: 12/10/2020 09:34 AM
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