SolarWinds SEM up to 2022.2 HTTP Method unknown vulnerability

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A vulnerability was found in SolarWinds SEM up to 2022.2. It has been declared as problematic. Affected by this vulnerability is some unknown functionality of the component HTTP Method Handler. The manipulation with an unknown input leads to a trusting http permission methods on the server side vulnerability. The CWE definition for the vulnerability is CWE-650. The server contains a protection mechanism that assumes that any URI that is accessed using HTTP GET will not cause a state change to the associated resource. This might allow attackers to bypass intended access restrictions and conduct resource modification and deletion attacks, since some applications allow GET to modify state. As an impact it is known to affect confidentiality. The summary by CVE is:

Insecure method vulnerability in which allowed HTTP methods are disclosed. E.g., OPTIONS, DELETE, TRACE, and PUT

The weakness was shared 11/23/2022. It is possible to read the advisory at This vulnerability is known as CVE-2022-38115 since 08/09/2022. The technical details are unknown and an exploit is not publicly available.

Upgrading to version 2022.4 eliminates this vulnerability. The upgrade is hosted for download at




CPE 2.3info

CPE 2.2info


VulDB Meta Base Score: 3.1
VulDB Meta Temp Score: 3.0

VulDB Base Score: 3.1
VulDB Temp Score: 3.0
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Class: Trusting http permission methods on the server side
CWE: CWE-650
ATT&CK: Unknown

Local: No
Remote: Partially

Availability: 🔒
Status: Not defined

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Recommended: Upgrade
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Upgrade: SEM 2022.4


08/09/2022 CVE reserved
11/23/2022 +106 days Advisory disclosed
11/23/2022 +0 days VulDB entry created
11/23/2022 +0 days VulDB last update



Status: Confirmed

CVE: CVE-2022-38115 (🔒)


Created: 11/23/2022 08:51 PM
Changes: 11/23/2022 08:51 PM (50)
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