Hewlett Packard Enterprise Intelligent Management Center UrlAccessController Authentication Bypass Vulnerability

2018-01-25T00:00:00
ID ZDI-18-139
Type zdi
Reporter Steven Seeley (mr_me) of Offensive Security
Modified 2018-01-25T00:00:00

Description

This vulnerability allows remote attackers to escalate privileges on vulnerable installations of Hewlett Packard Enterprise Intelligent Management Center Smart Connect with Wireless Manager. Authentication is not required to exploit this vulnerability.

The specific flaw exists within the UrlAccessController servlet. The issue results from the lack of proper filtering of URLs. An attacker can leverage this vulnerability to escalate privileges to resources normally protected from the user.