SolarWinds Orion Platform 2020.2.0 < 2020.2.6 Multiple Vulnerabilities

high Nessus Plugin ID 155442


The version of SolarWinds Orion Platform installed on the remote host is prior to 2020.2.6. It is, therefore, affected by multiple vulnerabilities as referenced in the orion_platform_2020_2_6 advisory.

- An Improper Access Control Privilege Escalation Vulnerability was discovered in the User Setting of Orion Platform version 2020.2.5. It allows a guest user to elevate privileges to the Administrator using this vulnerability. Authentication is required to exploit the vulnerability. (CVE-2021-35213)

- Insecure deserialization leading to Remote Code Execution was detected in the Orion Platform version 2020.2.5. Authentication is required to exploit this vulnerability. (CVE-2021-35215)

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

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 155442

File Name: solarwinds_orion_platform_2020_2_6.nasl

Version: 1.3

Type: combined

Agent: windows

Family: CGI abuses

Published: 11/17/2021

Updated: 12/30/2021

Supported Sensors: Nessus Agent

Risk Information

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2021-35213


Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 5.9


Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 9

Temporal Score: 6.7

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

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:solarwinds:orion_platform

Required KB Items: installed_sw/SolarWinds Orion Core

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 7/15/2021

Vulnerability Publication Date: 7/15/2021

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2021-35213, CVE-2021-35215

IAVA: 2021-A-0477-S