AVEVA InduSoft Web Studio / InTouch Edge HMI Command 66 RCE

critical Nessus Plugin ID 122186
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Synopsis

The AVEVA InduSoft Web Studio or InTouch Edge HMI (formerly InTouch Machine Edition) is affected by a remote code execution vulnerability.

Description

The AVEVA InduSoft Web Studio (IWS) or InTouch Edge HMI (formerly InTouch Machine Edition) running on the remote host is affected by a remote code execution vulnerability due to multiple flaws in the TCPIP server listening on the default ports 1234 and 51234. Specifically, the server does not require authentication for command 66 received from a remote client and it can be instructed to read a database connection configuration file from an external host. An unauthenticated, remote attacker can exploit this issue, via a specially crafted message, to execute arbitrary code under the privileges of the IWS or InTouch Edge HMI runtime.

Solution

Apply InduSoft Web Studio v8.1 SP3 or later / InTouch Edge HMI (formerly InTouch Machine Edition) 2017 Update 3 or later.

See Also

http://www.nessus.org/u?79c74f1b

Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 122186

File Name: scada_aveva_iws_iteh_cmd_66_rce.nbin

Version: 1.19

Type: remote

Family: SCADA

Published: 2/14/2019

Updated: 7/12/2021

Dependencies: scada_schneider_electric_iws_itme_tcpip_server_detect.nbin

Risk Information

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2019-6543

VPR

Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 6.7

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: Critical

Base Score: 10

Temporal Score: 7.8

Vector: AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C

Temporal Vector: E:POC/RL:OF/RC:C

CVSS v3

Risk Factor: Critical

Base Score: 9.8

Temporal Score: 8.8

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

Temporal Vector: E:P/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:schneider_electric:indusoft_web_studio, x-cpe:/a:schneider_electric:wonderware_intouch_machine_edition, x-cpe:/a:aveva:intouch_edge_hmi

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2/4/2019

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2/4/2019

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2019-6543, CVE-2019-6545

ICSA: 19-036-01

TRA: TRA-2019-04