(0Day) Visual Mining NetCharts Server File Upload Remote Code Execution Vulnerability

2014-11-03T00:00:00
ID ZDI-14-372
Type zdi
Reporter sghctoma /praudit/
Modified 2014-11-09T00:00:00

Description

This vulnerability allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code on vulnerable installations of Visual Mining NetCharts Server. Authentication is not required to exploit this vulnerability.

The specific flaw exists within the handling of file uploads. The issue lies in the failure to sanitize the path of files uploaded, allowing for them to be placed within directories accessible through the service. An attacker can leverage this vulnerability to execute code as SYSTEM.