SolarWinds Dameware Mini Remote Control Unauthenticated RCE

critical Nessus Plugin ID 130458
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VPR Score: 5.9


The remote host is running a remote control application that is affected by a remote code execution vulnerability.


The SolarWinds Dameware Mini Remote Control Client Agent running on the remote host is affected by a remote code execution vulnerability due to improper validation of user-supplied data. An unauthenticated, remote attacker can exploit this, via a series of requests, to execute arbitrary code.


The fix introduced in SolarWinds Dameware Mini Remote Control v12.1 Hotfix 3 appears to be incomplete. Please contact the vendor for a solution and possible workarounds.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 130458

File Name: solarwinds_dameware_mini_remote_control_cve-2019-3980.nasl

Version: 1.5

Type: remote

Agent: windows

Family: Windows

Published: 11/1/2019

Updated: 2/2/2021

Dependencies: find_service2.nasl, solarwinds_dameware_mini_remote_control_cve-2019-3956.nasl

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Critical

VPR Score: 5.9

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2019-3980

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 10

Temporal Score: 7.4

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

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

CVSS v3.0

Base Score: 9.8

Temporal Score: 8.5

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:dameware:mini_remote_control

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 10/18/2019

Vulnerability Publication Date: 10/8/2019

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2019-3980

TRA: TRA-2019-43

IAVA: 2020-A-0392