AlienVault Unified Security Management cloneid SQL Injection and Scanner Binary Command Injection Remote Code Execution Vulnerability

ID ZDI-14-426
Type zdi
Reporter Brandon Perry
Modified 2015-11-09T00:00:00


This vulnerability allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code on vulnerable installations of AlienVault Unified Security Management. Authentication is required to exploit this vulnerability.

The specific flaws exist within the cloneid request parameter and Scanner Binary fields. An attacker can leverage these vulnerabilities to read files and achieve remote code execution under the context of the root user.