CVE-2021-40842

Published on: 10/13/2021 12:00:00 AM UTC

Last Modified on: 10/19/2021 08:38:00 PM UTC

CVSS:3.1/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

Certain versions of Insider Threat Management Server from Proofpoint contain the following vulnerability:

Proofpoint Insider Threat Management Server contains a SQL injection vulnerability in the Web Console. The vulnerability exists due to improper input validation on the database name parameter required in certain unauthenticated APIs. A malicious URL visited by anyone with network access to the server could be used to blindly execute arbitrary SQL statements on the backend database. Version 7.12.0 and all versions prior to 7.11.2 are affected.

  • CVE-2021-40842 has been assigned by URL Logo [email protected] to track the vulnerability - currently rated as CRITICAL severity.

CVSS3 Score: 9.8 - CRITICAL

Attack
Vector
Attack
Complexity
Privileges
Required
User
Interaction
NETWORK LOW NONE NONE
Scope Confidentiality
Impact
Integrity
Impact
Availability
Impact
UNCHANGED HIGH HIGH HIGH

CVSS2 Score: 7.5 - HIGH

Access
Vector
Access
Complexity
Authentication
NETWORK LOW NONE
Confidentiality
Impact
Integrity
Impact
Availability
Impact
PARTIAL PARTIAL PARTIAL

CVE References

Description Tags Link
Security Advisories | Proofpoint US www.proofpoint.com
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URL Logo MISC www.proofpoint.com/us/security/security-advisories
Security Advisories | Proofpoint US www.proofpoint.com
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URL Logo MISC www.proofpoint.com/us/security/security-advisories/pfpt-sa-2021-0008

Known Affected Configurations (CPE V2.3)

Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
ApplicationProofpointInsider Threat Management ServerAllAllAllAll
ApplicationProofpointInsider Threat Management Server7.12.0AllAllAll
  • cpe:2.3:a:proofpoint:insider_threat_management_server:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:a:proofpoint:insider_threat_management_server:7.12.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:

Social Mentions

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