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Overview

Vulnerability Score 5.5 5.5
CVE Id CVE-2012-2596
Last Modified 12 Jun 2012 12:00:00
Published 08 Jun 2012 02:55:02
Confidentiality Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Integrity Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Availability Impact NONE NONE
Access Vector NETWORK
Access Complexity LOW
Authentication SINGLE_INSTANCE

CVE-2012-2596

Summary

The XPath functionality in unspecified web applications in Siemens WinCC 7.0 SP3 before Update 2 does not properly handle special characters in parameters, which allows remote authenticated users to read or modify settings via a crafted URL, related to an "XML injection" attack.

Vulnerable Systems

Application

  • Siemens Wincc 7.0


References

MISC - http://www.us-cert.gov/control_systems/pdf/ICSA-12-158-01.pdf

CONFIRM - http://www.siemens.com/corporate-technology/pool/de/forschungsfelder/siemens_security_advisory_ssa-223158.pdf


Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:58:24