[DSECRG-09-004] AXIS 70U Network Document Server - Privilege Escalation and XSS

2009-01-22T00:00:00
ID SECURITYVULNS:DOC:21217
Type securityvulns
Reporter Securityvulns
Modified 2009-01-22T00:00:00

Description

Digital Security Research Group [DSecRG] Advisory #DSECRG-09-004 AXIS 70U Network Document Server - Privilege Escalation and XSS

http://dsecrg.com/pages/vul/show.php?id=60

Application: AXIS 70U Network Document Server (Web Interface) Versions Affected: 3.0 Vendor URL: http://www.axis.com/ Bug: Local File Include and Privilege Escalation, Multiple Linked XSS Exploits: YES Reported: 20.10.2008 Vendor response: 20.10.2008 Last response: 02.01.2009 Vendor Case ID: 143027 Solution: NONE Date of Public Advisory: 19.01.2009 Authors: Digital Security Research Group [DSecRG] (research [at] dsec [dot] ru)

Description


Vulnerabilities found in Web Interface of device AXIS 70U Network Document Server.

  1. Local File Include and Privilege Escalation.

Standard user can escalate privileges to administrator.

  1. Multiple Linked XSS vulnerabilities

Details


  1. Local File Include and Privilege Escalation.

Local File Include vulnerability found in script user/help/help.shtml

User can unclude any local files even in admin folder.

Example:

http://[server]/user/help/help.shtml?/admin/this_server/this_server.shtml

  1. Multiple Linked XSS vulnerabilities

Linked XSS vulnerability found in scripts:

user/help/help.shtml user/help/general_help_user.shtml

Attacker can inject XSS script in URL.

Example:

http://[server]/user/help/help.shtml?<script>alert('DSecRG XSS')</script> http://[server]/user/help/general_help_user.shtml?<script>alert('DSecRG XSS')</script>

Solution


Vendor decided that this vulnerability is not critical and there is no patches for this firmware. But maybe he will patch issues on the next firmware release

Vendore response:

[13.01.2009]: "We don't see any major vulnerability issues with the current firmware of Axis 70U but we will consider the mentioned issues on the next firmware release."

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