Trend Micro InterScan Web Security Virtual Appliance ConfigBackup Information Disclosure VulnerabilityZDI-17-227: March 30th, 2017
InterScan Web Security Virtual Appliance
This vulnerability allows remote attackers to disclose sensitive information on vulnerable installations of Trend Micro InterScan Web Security Virtual Appliance. Authentication is required to exploit this vulnerability.
The specific flaw exists within processing of the ConfigBackup servlet. A low-privilege user can perform actions that should require extra privileges. An attacker can leverage this vulnerability to disclose sensitive information under the context of root.
Vendor ResponseTrend Micro has issued an update to correct this vulnerability. More details can be found at:
2016-12-12 - Vulnerability reported to vendor
2017-03-30 - Coordinated public release of advisory
CreditThis vulnerability was discovered by:
Steven Seeley of Source Incite