Zoho ManageEngine CloudSecurityPlus up to 4116 updatePersonalizeSettings Privilege Escalation

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A vulnerability was found in Zoho ManageEngine CloudSecurityPlus up to 4116 (Cloud Software). It has been rated as critical. Affected by this issue is some unknown processing of the component updatePersonalizeSettings. Impacted is confidentiality, integrity, and availability. CVE summarizes:

Zoho ManageEngine CloudSecurityPlus before Build 4117 allows remote code execution through the updatePersonalizeSettings component due to an improper security patch for CVE-2021-40175.

The weakness was released 01/12/2022. The advisory is shared for download at sahildhar.github.io. This vulnerability is handled as CVE-2021-44651 since 12/06/2021. The exploitation is known to be easy. The attack may be launched remotely. Required for exploitation is a simple authentication. There are neither technical details nor an exploit publicly available.

Upgrading to version 4117 eliminates this vulnerability.





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VulDB Meta Base Score: 6.3
VulDB Meta Temp Score: 6.0

VulDB Base Score: 6.3
VulDB Temp Score: 6.0
VulDB Vector: 🔒
VulDB Reliability: 🔍



VulDB Base Score: 🔒
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VulDB Reliability: 🔍


Class: Unknown
CWE: Unknown
ATT&CK: Unknown

Local: No
Remote: Yes

Availability: 🔒
Status: Not defined
Price Prediction: 🔍
Current Price Estimation: 🔒


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Interest: 🔍
Active Actors: 🔍
Active APT Groups: 🔍


Recommended: Upgrade
Status: 🔍

0-Day Time: 🔒

Upgrade: CloudSecurityPlus 4117


12/06/2021 CVE assigned
01/12/2022 +37 days Advisory disclosed
01/12/2022 +0 days VulDB entry created
01/15/2022 +3 days VulDB last update


Vendor: https://www.manageengine.com/

Advisory: sahildhar.github.io
Status: Confirmed

CVE: CVE-2021-44651 (🔒)


Created: 01/12/2022 07:29 PM
Updated: 01/15/2022 09:53 AM
Changes: (1) source_cve_nvd_summary
Complete: 🔍


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