Zoho ManageEngine Password Manager Pro prior 8.3 AjaxResponse.jsp privileges management

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A vulnerability classified as critical has been found in Zoho ManageEngine Password Manager Pro. Affected is an unknown code of the file /jsp/xmlhttp/AjaxResponse.jsp. The manipulation with an unknown input leads to a privilege escalation vulnerability. CWE is classifying the issue as CWE-269. This is going to have an impact on confidentiality, integrity, and availability.

The weakness was released 04/04/2016 as confirmed mailinglist post (Full-Disclosure). The advisory is available at seclists.org. The exploitability is told to be easy. It is possible to launch the attack remotely. The exploitation doesn't require any form of authentication. Technical details are known, but there is no available exploit.

Upgrading to version 8.3 eliminates this vulnerability.

The vulnerability is also documented in the vulnerability database at X-Force (111950). Entries connected to this vulnerability are available at 81662, 81663, 81664 and 81665.




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VulDB Meta Base Score: 7.3
VulDB Meta Temp Score: 6.4

VulDB Base Score: 7.3
VulDB Temp Score: 6.4
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Class: Privilege escalation
CWE: CWE-269
ATT&CK: Unknown

Local: No
Remote: Yes

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Status: Unproven
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Recommended: no mitigation known
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Upgrade: Password Manager Pro 8.3


04/04/2016 🔍
04/07/2016 +3 days 🔍
09/21/2018 +897 days 🔍


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

Advisory: seclists.org
Status: Confirmed
X-Force: 111950 - ManageEngine Password Manager Pro AjaxResponse.jsp privilege escalation

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Created: 04/07/2016 06:04 PM
Updated: 09/21/2018 08:37 AM
Changes: (3) vulnerability_cwe source_xforce_title source_xforce_identifier
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