IBM System Storage Storage Manager Profiler SQL injection

ssds-smp-sql-injection (75236) The risk level is classified as MediumMedium Risk


IBM System Storage is vulnerable to SQL injection. A remote attacker could send specially-crafted SQL statements via the Manager Profiler, which could allow the attacker to view, add, modify or delete information in the back-end database.


Base Score: 6.5
  Access Vector: Network
  Access Complexity: Low
  Authentication: Single
  Confidentiality Impact: Partial
  Integrity Impact: Partial
  Availability Impact: Partial
Temporal Score: 5.7
  Exploitability: High
  Remediation Level: Official-Fix
  Report Confidence: Confirmed


Data Manipulation


Refer to the IBM Security Bulletin for patch, upgrade or suggested workaround information. See References.


  • IBM Security Bulletin: IBM System Storage DS Storage Manager Profiler SQL Injection and Cross-Site Scripting Vulnerabilities (CVE-2012-2171, CVE-2012-2172).
  • ZSL-2012-5094: IBM System Storage DS Storage Manager Profiler Multiple Vulnerabilities.
  • BID-54112: IBM System Storage Manager Profiler SQL Injection and Cross Site Scripting Vulnerabilities
  • CVE-2012-2171: SQL injection vulnerability in in the Storage Manager Profiler in IBM System Storage DS Storage Manager before 10.83.xx.18 on DS Series devices allows remote authenticated users to execute arbitrary SQL commands via the selectedModuleOnly parameter in a state_viewmodulelog action to the ModuleServlet URI.
  • OSVDB ID: 83177: IBM System Storage Multiple Product selectedModuleOnly Parameter SQL Injection
  • SA49582: IBM System Storage Products Storage Manager Cross-Site Scripting and SQL Injection Vulnerabilities

Platforms Affected:

  • IBM System Storage DCS3700
  • IBM System Storage DS3200
  • IBM System Storage DS3300
  • IBM System Storage DS3400
  • IBM System Storage DS3512
  • IBM System Storage DS3524
  • IBM System Storage DS3950
  • IBM System Storage DS4100
  • IBM System Storage DS4200
  • IBM System Storage DS4300
  • IBM System Storage DS4400
  • IBM System Storage DS4500
  • IBM System Storage DS4700
  • IBM System Storage DS4800
  • IBM System Storage DS5020
  • IBM System Storage DS5100
  • IBM System Storage DS5300


Jun 20, 2012

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