Mulesoft Mule Enterprise Management Console access control

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A vulnerability classified as critical was found in Mulesoft Mule Enterprise Management Console (affected version not known). This vulnerability affects some unknown functionality of the component Management Console. The manipulation with an unknown input leads to a access control vulnerability. The CWE definition for the vulnerability is CWE-264. As an impact it is known to affect confidentiality, integrity, and availability. CVE summarizes:

Mule Enterprise Management Console (MMC) does not properly restrict access to handler/securityService.rpc, which allows remote authenticated users to gain administrator privileges and execute arbitrary code via a crafted request that adds a new user. NOTE: this issue was originally reported for ESB Runtime 3.5.1, but it originates in MMC.

The weakness was presented 11/20/2014 (Website). The advisory is shared for download at This vulnerability was named CVE-2014-9000 since 11/19/2014. The exploitation appears to be easy. The attack can be initiated remotely. A single authentication is required for exploitation. There are neither technical details nor an exploit publicly available. The MITRE ATT&CK project declares the attack technique as T1068.

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




CPE 2.3info

CPE 2.2info


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

VulDB Base Score: 6.3
VulDB Temp Score: 6.3
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Class: Access control
CWE: CWE-264
ATT&CK: T1068

Local: No
Remote: Yes

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Status: Not defined

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10/27/2014 🔍
11/19/2014 +23 days 🔍
11/20/2014 +1 days 🔍
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12/02/2014 +12 days 🔍
03/27/2015 +115 days 🔍
04/04/2022 +2565 days 🔍


Advisory: 128799
Status: Not defined
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CVE: CVE-2014-9000 (🔍)
Vulnerability Center: 47371 - Mule Enterprise Management Console (MMC) Remote Host Privilege via a Crafted Request That Adds a New User, High


Created: 03/27/2015 02:56 PM
Updated: 04/04/2022 09:58 AM
Changes: 03/27/2015 02:56 PM (49), 06/13/2017 08:42 AM (2), 04/04/2022 09:58 AM (3)
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