Trend Micro Control Manager importFile Directory Traversal Remote Code Execution Vulnerability

ID ZDI-17-063
Type zdi
Reporter Steven Seeley of Source Incite
Modified 2017-06-22T00:00:00


This vulnerability allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code on vulnerable installations of Trend Micro Control Manager. Authentication is not required to exploit this vulnerability. The specific flaw exists within widget's importFile.php script. The issue lies in the lack of proper validation of a user-supplied path prior to using it in file operations. An attacker can leverage this vulnerability to execute arbitrary code under the context of the iusr account.