Dell SonicWALL Scrutinizer up to Default Password sql injection

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A vulnerability has been found in Dell SonicWALL Scrutinizer up to (Firewall Software) and classified as critical. This vulnerability affects an unknown part of the component Default Password. The manipulation with an unknown input leads to a sql injection vulnerability. The CWE definition for the vulnerability is CWE-89. As an impact it is known to affect confidentiality, integrity, and availability. An attacker might be able inject and/or alter existing SQL statements which would influence the database exchange.

The weakness was released 07/31/2012 by Jonathan Claudius with Trustwave SpiderLabs (Website). The advisory is shared for download at This vulnerability was named CVE-2012-3951. The exploitation appears to be easy. The attack can be initiated remotely. No form of authentication is required for a successful exploitation. There are neither technical details nor an exploit publicly available.

It is declared as highly functional. As 0-day the estimated underground price was around $5k-$25k. The commercial vulnerability scanner Qualys is able to test this issue with plugin 19957 (Junos Space MYSQL Hardcoded Credentials).

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

The vulnerability is also documented in the databases at SecurityFocus (BID 54731), X-Force (77277) and Vulnerability Center (SBV-35973). Entries connected to this vulnerability are available at 61455, 61450, 61449 and 115836.





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VulDB Base Score: 7.3
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Class: Sql injection
ATT&CK: Unknown

Local: No
Remote: Yes

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Status: Highly functional

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MetaSploit ID: scrutinizer_upload_exec.rb
MetaSploit Name: Plixer Scrutinizer NetFlow and sFlow Analyzer 9 Default MySQL Credential
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03/23/2015 +355 days 🔍
04/16/2017 +755 days 🔍



Researcher: Jonathan Claudius
Organization: Trustwave SpiderLabs
Status: Not defined

CVE: CVE-2012-3951 (🔍)
SecurityFocus: 54731 - Scrutinizer Default Password Security Bypass Vulnerability
X-Force: 77277
Vulnerability Center: 35973 - Plixer Scrutinizer MySQL Component and Earlier Default Admin Password, High

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Created: 03/23/2015 04:50 PM
Updated: 04/16/2017 10:44 AM
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