Citrix ADM Authentication Bypass (CTX261735)

high Nessus Plugin ID 153175
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The remote device is affected by multiple vulnerabilities.


An authentication bypass vulnerability exists in Citrix Application Delivery Management (ADM). An authenticated, remote attacker can exploit this, via the web management interface, to bypass authentication and gain administritive access to the appliance.

Note that Nessus has not attempted to exploit these issues but has instead relied only on the application's self-reported version number.


Upgrade to version 12.1-54.13, 13.0-41.20 or later.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 153175

File Name: citrix_adm_ctx261735.nasl

Version: 1.2

Type: local

Family: CGI abuses

Published: 9/9/2021

Updated: 9/13/2021

Dependencies: citrix_adm_ssh_detect.nbin

Risk Information

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2019-17366


Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 5.9


Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 6.5

Temporal Score: 4.8

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

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


Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 8.8

Temporal Score: 7.7

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:citrix:application_delivery_management

Required KB Items: installed_sw/Citrix ADM

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 10/8/2019

Vulnerability Publication Date: 10/8/2019

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2019-17366