Microsoft Open Management Infrastructure < Multiple Vulnerabilities

critical Nessus Plugin ID 153474


The remote Azure Open Management Infrastructure server is affected by multiple vulnerabilities


The version of Azure Open Management Intfrastructure installed on the remote host is prior to It is, therefore, affected by multiple vulnerabilities:

- A remote code execution vulnerability exists in the OMI agent. An unauthenticated, remote attacker can exploit this to bypass authentication and execute arbitrary commands with root privileges. (CVE-2021-38647)
- Multiple privilege escalation vulnerabilities exists in the OMI agent. An unauthenticated, remote attacker can exploit this, to gain priviledged access to the system. (CVE-2021-38645, CVE-2021-38648, CVE-2021-38649)

Note that Nessus has not tested for this issue but has instead relied only on the application's self-reported version number.


Upgrade to Azure Open Management Infrastructure version or later.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 153474

File Name: azure_open_mgmt_infra_1_6_8_1.nasl

Version: 1.9

Type: local

Agent: unix

Family: Web Servers

Published: 9/17/2021

Updated: 12/29/2021

Supported Sensors: Nessus Agent

Risk Information

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2021-38647


Risk Factor: Critical

Score: 9.6


Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 7.5

Temporal Score: 6.5

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

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


Risk Factor: Critical

Base Score: 9.8

Temporal Score: 9.4

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: x-cpe:/a:microsoft:open_management_infrastructure

Required KB Items: installed_sw/omi

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 9/7/2021

Vulnerability Publication Date: 9/15/2021

CISA Known Exploited Dates: 11/17/2021

Exploitable With

Metasploit (Microsoft OMI Management Interface Authentication Bypass)

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2021-38645, CVE-2021-38647, CVE-2021-38648, CVE-2021-38649

IAVA: 2021-A-0433