Huawei OceanStor 5600 up to V300R003C00C10 command injection

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5.9$5k-$25k0.00

A vulnerability classified as critical has been found in Huawei OceanStor 5600 up to V300R003C00C10. This affects an unknown function. The manipulation with an unknown input leads to a command injection vulnerability. CWE is classifying the issue as CWE-77. The software constructs all or part of a command using externally-influenced input from an upstream component, but it does not neutralize or incorrectly neutralizes special elements that could modify the intended command when it is sent to a downstream component. This is going to have an impact on confidentiality, integrity, and availability. The summary by CVE is:

Huawei OceanStor 5600 V3 with V300R003C00C10 and earlier versions allows attackers with administrator privilege to inject a command into a specific command's parameters, and run this injected command with root privilege.

The bug was discovered 12/07/2016. The weakness was published 04/02/2017 (Website). The advisory is shared at huawei.com. This vulnerability is uniquely identified as CVE-2016-8801 since 10/18/2016. The exploitability is told to be easy. It is possible to initiate the attack remotely. The successful exploitation requires a authentication. Neither technical details nor an exploit are publicly available. The price for an exploit might be around USD $0-$5k at the moment (estimation calculated on 11/24/2022). MITRE ATT&CK project uses the attack technique T1202 for this issue.

The vulnerability was handled as a non-public zero-day exploit for at least 116 days. During that time the estimated underground price was around $5k-$25k.

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: 5.9
VulDB Meta Temp Score: 5.9

VulDB Base Score: 4.7
VulDB Temp Score: 4.7
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Class: Command injection
CWE: CWE-77 / CWE-74 / CWE-707
ATT&CK: T1202

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Remote: Yes

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10/18/2016 🔍
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04/02/2017 +116 days 🔍
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11/24/2022 +2061 days 🔍

Sourcesinfo

Vendor: huawei.com

Advisory: sa-20161207-01
Status: Not defined
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CVE: CVE-2016-8801 (🔍)
SecurityFocus: 94832 - Huawei Storage Products CVE-2016-8801 Remote Privilege Escalation Vulnerability
OSVDB: - CVE-2016-8801 - Huawei - OceanStor 5600 V3 - Privilege Escalation Issue

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Created: 04/03/2017 09:09 AM
Updated: 11/24/2022 03:47 PM
Changes: 04/03/2017 09:09 AM (57), 08/25/2020 10:14 AM (5), 11/24/2022 03:47 PM (3)
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