ME Central Desktop v7.x - Multiple Persistent Vulnerabilities

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Reporter Vulnerability Research Laboratory
Modified 2011-09-06T00:00:00


                                            Document Title:
ME Central Desktop v7.x  - Multiple Persistent Vulnerabilities

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Product & Service Introduction:
Desktop Central is a web-based windows desktop management software that helps in managing 1000s of desktops from a 
central location. It automates the complete desktop management life cycle ranging from a simple configuration to 
complex software deployment. With its network-neutral architecture, the administrator can easily manage any windows 
networks like Active Directory, Workgroup, or other directory services.

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Abstract Advisory Information:
Vulnerability-Lab Team discovered mulitple persistent web vulnerabilities on Manage Engine`s Desktop Central v7.

Vulnerability Disclosure Timeline:
2011-09-06:	Public or Non-Public Disclosure

Discovery Status:

Affected Product(s):
Manage Engine
Product: Central Desktop 7.5

Manage Engine
Product: Central Desktop 7.x7.x

Manage Engine
Product: Central Desktop 7.xv7.x

Manage Engine
Product: Central Desktop 7.x7.5

Exploitation Technique:

Severity Level:

Technical Details & Description:
Multiple persistent input validation vulnerabilities are detected on Central Dekstop v7.x
Attackers can implement/inject malicious script codes(persistent) on application-side of central desktop.
Successful exploitation allows an remote attacker or local low privileged user account to hijacking sessions, phish forms or manipulate vulnerable application modules.
The bugs are located n

Vulnerable Module(s):
								[+] ShowPatchSettings
								[+] ShowUsers
								[+] Mail-Server
								[+] Username - Administration Users


Proof of Concept (PoC):
The vulnerabilities can be exploited by remote attackers & local low privileged user accounts with required user inter action.

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Security Risk:
The security risk of the persistent vulnerabilities are estimated as medium.

Credits & Authors:
Vulnerability Research Laboratory

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