Tenable Nessus Web UI debug log file

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A vulnerability, which was classified as problematic, was found in Tenable Nessus (Security Testing Software) (the affected version unknown). This affects an unknown part of the component Web UI. The manipulation with an unknown input leads to a debug log file vulnerability. CWE is classifying the issue as CWE-534. This entry has been deprecated because its abstraction was too low-level. See CWE-532. This is going to have an impact on confidentiality. The summary by CVE is:

An authenticated attacker could read Nessus Debug Log file attachments from the web UI without having the correct privileges to do so. This may lead to the disclosure of information on the scan target and/or the Nessus scan to unauthorized parties able to reach the Nessus instance.

The weakness was disclosed 10/25/2022 as tns-2022-11. It is possible to read the advisory at tenable.com. This vulnerability is uniquely identified as CVE-2022-33757 since 06/15/2022. The technical details are unknown and an exploit is not publicly available. The pricing for an exploit might be around USD $0-$5k at the moment (estimation calculated on 11/23/2022).

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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VulDB Meta Base Score: 5.4
VulDB Meta Temp Score: 5.4

VulDB Base Score: 4.3
VulDB Temp Score: 4.3
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Class: Debug log file
CWE: CWE-534 / CWE-532 / CWE-200
ATT&CK: Unknown

Local: No
Remote: Yes

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Status: Not defined

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Recommended: no mitigation known
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06/15/2022 CVE reserved
10/25/2022 +132 days Advisory disclosed
10/25/2022 +0 days VulDB entry created
11/23/2022 +29 days VulDB last update


Advisory: tns-2022-11
Status: Confirmed

CVE: CVE-2022-33757 (🔒)
scip Labs: https://www.scip.ch/en/?labs.20091204


Created: 10/25/2022 10:32 PM
Updated: 11/23/2022 11:48 PM
Changes: 10/25/2022 10:32 PM (39), 11/23/2022 11:48 PM (12)
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