ManageEngine Desktop Central MSP NativeAppServlet UDID JSON Object Code Injection Remote Code Execution Vulnerability

ID ZDI-14-420
Type zdi
Reporter Andrea Micalizzi (rgod)
Modified 2014-11-09T00:00:00


This vulnerability allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code on vulnerable installations of ManageEngine Desktop Central MSP. Authentication is not required to exploit this vulnerability.

The specific flaw exists within the NativeAppServlet servlet. The issue lies in the failure to sanitize JSON data before processing it. An attacker can leverage this vulnerability to execute code under the context of SYSTEM.