CA Total Defense Input Validation Flaw Lets Remote Users Inject SQL Commands, Execute Arbitrary Code, and Obtain Encrypted Credentials
SecurityTracker Alert ID: 1026658|
SecurityTracker URL: http://securitytracker.com/id/1026658
(Links to External Site)
Date: Feb 9 2012
Disclosure of system information, Disclosure of user information, Execution of arbitrary code via network, Root access via network|
Fix Available: Yes Vendor Confirmed: Yes |
Version(s): prior to R12 SE3 (Build 831)|
Several vulnerabilities were reported in CA Total Defense. A remote user can inject SQL commands. A remote user can execute arbitrary code. A remote user can obtain encrypted credentials.|
A remote user can access the ExportReport stored procedure via the 'management.asmx' console on TCP ports 34443 or 34444 to execute SQL commands on the underlying database. This can be exploited to invoke an exec function and execute arbitrary code with System privileges.
A remote user can access the uncsp_ViewReportsHomepage stored procedure via the 'management.asmx' console on TCP ports 34443 or 34444 to execute SQL commands on the underlying database. This can be exploited to invoke an exec function and execute arbitrary code with System privileges.
A remote user can send a specially crafted request to the 'App_Code.dll' service on TCP ports 34443 or 34444 and to obtain encrypted domain credentials.
The vendor was notified on April 1, 2011.
Andrea Micalizzi aka rgod reported these vulnerabilities via TippingPoint's Zero Day Initiative.
A remote user can execute SQL commands on the underlying database.|
A remote user can execute arbitrary code on the target system.
A remote user can obtain encrypted credentials.
The vendor has issued a fix (R12 SE3 (Build 831)).|
Vendor URL: www.ca.com/ (Links to External Site)
Access control error, Input validation error|
|Underlying OS: Linux (Any), UNIX (HP/UX), UNIX (Solaris - SunOS), Windows (Any)|
Source Message Contents
Subject: ZDI-12-022 : Total Defense Suite UNC Management Console ExportReport SQL Injection Vulnerability|
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ZDI-12-022 : Total Defense Suite UNC Management Console ExportReport
SQL Injection Vulnerability
February 8, 2012
- -- CVE ID:
- -- CVSS:
- -- Affected Vendors:
- -- Affected Products:
Total Defense CA Total Defense
- -- TippingPoint(TM) IPS Customer Protection:
TippingPoint IPS customers have been protected against this
vulnerability by Digital Vaccine protection filter ID 12028.
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- -- Vulnerability Details:
This vulnerability allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code on
vulnerable installations of CA Total Defense Suite. Authentication is
not required to exploit this vulnerability.
The specific flaw exists within the ExportReport stored procedure,
accessed via the management.asmx console. The Management Web Service
listens for SOAP 1.2 requests on port 34444 for HTTP and 34443 for
HTTPS. Due to a flaw in the implementation of the ExportReport stored
procedure, it is possible for a remote, unauthenticated user to inject
arbitrary SQL commands in the SOAP request--which could ultimately lead
to arbitrary code execution under the context of the SYSTEM user by
invoking an exec function.
- -- Vendor Response:
Total Defense states:
We are pleased to confirm that all three vulns that were reported by
Tipping Point were proactively closed as part of the Total Defense R12
SE3 (Build 831) release cycle. This SE3 release is publicly shipping
from our download links since December 5th, 2011. Physical media (DVD)
is currently in production for those clients seeking that option as
opposed to a download and we will be shipping those DVDs in early
January 2012 based on the production schedule.
- -- Disclosure Timeline:
2011-04-01 - Vulnerability reported to vendor
2012-02-08 - Coordinated public release of advisory
- -- Credit:
This vulnerability was discovered by:
* Andrea Micalizzi aka rgod
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