Network Shutdown Module pane_actionbutton.php and exec_action.php code execution

nsm-paneactionbutton-code-execution (46131) The risk level is classified as HighHigh Risk

Description:

Network Shutdown Module could allow a remote attacker to execute arbitrary code on the system. By adding a custom action to the frontend using the pane_actionbutton.php script, a remote attacker could exploit this vulnerability to add and execute custom actions on the vulnerable system.

*CVSS:

Base Score: 6.8
  Access Vector: Network
  Access Complexity: Medium
  Authentication: None
  Confidentiality Impact: Partial
  Integrity Impact: Partial
  Availability Impact: Partial
 
Temporal Score: 5
  Exploitability: Unproven
  Remediation Level: Official-Fix
  Report Confidence: Confirmed

Consequences:

Gain Access

Remedy:

Upgrade to the latest version of APC/MGE Network Shutdown Module (3.05.11 or later) or Eaton Network Shutdown Module (3.20). See References.

References:

  • APC Web site: APC - Software / Firmware.
  • Eaton Web site: Release note Network Shutdown Module 3.20.
  • Packet Storm Web Site: Eaton MGE office protection systems .
  • BID-31933: Eaton Network Shutdown Module Authentication Bypass Vulnerability
  • CVE-2008-6816: Eaton MGEOPS Network Shutdown Module before 3.10 Build 13 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code by adding a custom action to the MGE frontend via pane_actionbutton.php, and then executing this action via exec_action.php.
  • OSVDB ID: 50051: Eaton MGE Network Shutdown Module pane_actionbutton.php MGE Frontend Action Addition
  • OSVDB ID: 50052: Eaton MGE Network Shutdown Module exec_action.php Arbitrary Command Execution
  • SA32456: Eaton MGE Network Shutdown Module Arbitrary Command Execution Vulnerability

Platforms Affected:

  • APC/MGE Network Shutdown Module 3.04
  • Eaton Network Shutdown Module 2.6
  • Eaton Network Shutdown Module 3.0
  • Eaton Network Shutdown Module 3.02
  • Eaton Network Shutdown Module 3.04
  • Eaton Network Shutdown Module 3.1 Beta

Reported:

Oct 27, 2008

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