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ESB-2014.0911 - [Win] F5 ARX Data Manager: Execute arbitrary code/commands - Remote/unauthenticated

Date: 10 June 2014

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        sol15310: Data Manager SQL Injection Remote Code Execution
                        vulnerability CVE-2014-2949
                               10 June 2014


        AusCERT Security Bulletin Summary

Product:           F5 ARX Data Manager
Publisher:         F5
Operating System:  Windows
Impact/Access:     Execute Arbitrary Code/Commands -- Remote/Unauthenticated
Resolution:        Patch/Upgrade
CVE Names:         CVE-2014-2949  

Original Bulletin:

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sol15310: Data Manager SQL Injection Remote Code Execution vulnerability 

Security Advisory

Original Publication Date: 06/06/2014

Updated Date: 06/06/2014


F5 Data Manager SQL Injection Remote Code Execution Vulnerability. 
(CVE-2014-2949 - pending)


An authenticated user may potentially execute code.


F5 Product Development has assigned ID 461853 (Data Manager) to this 
vulnerability, and has evaluated the currently supported releases for potential

To determine if your release is known to be vulnerable, the components or 
features that are affected by the vulnerability, and for information about 
releases or hotfixes that address the vulnerability, refer to the following 

Product 				ARX Data Manager
Versions known to be vulnerable 	3.0.0 - 3.1.0 
Versions known to be not vulnerable 	None
Vulnerable component or feature		None

Recommended action

To mitigate this vulnerability, you can stop the Data Manager Service when not 
in use. To do so, perform the following procedure:

Impact of action: Performing the following procedure should not have a negative
impact on your system.

    Log in as admin to Data Manager Web Application.
    In the left navigation tree, click Tasks.
    Ensure that all tasks are completed (or canceled) before proceeding.
    Close the Data Manager Web Application.
    From the Programs menu, open the Data Manager Control Panel.
    Click the Main tab.
    In the Service Status section, click the Stop button.

When necessary, you can restart the Data Manager Service by clicking the Start 


F5 would like to acknowledge Andrea Micalizzi (rgod) working with HP's Zero Day
Initiative for bringing this issue to our attention, and for following the
highest standards of responsible disclosure.

Supplemental Information

    SOL9970: Subscribing to email notifications regarding F5 products
    SOL9957: Creating a custom RSS feed to view new and updated documents
    SOL4602: Overview of the F5 security vulnerability response policy
    SOL4918: Overview of the F5 critical issue hotfix policy
    SOL167: Downloading software and firmware from F5

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