SolarWinds Orion Platform < 2022.3 Multiple Vulnerabilities

high Nessus Plugin ID 165521


The version of SolarWinds Orion Platform installed on the remote host is prior to 2022.3. It is, therefore, affected by multiple vulnerabilities as referenced in the solarwinds_platform_2022_3 advisory.

- A vulnerable component of Orion Platform was vulnerable to SQL Injection, an authenticated attacker could leverage this for privilege escalation or remote code execution. (CVE-2022-36961)

- Insufficient sanitization of inputs in QoE application input field could lead to stored and Dom based XSS attack. This issue is fixed and released in SolarWinds Platform (2022.3.0). (CVE-2022-36965)

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


Upgrade to Orion Platform version 2022.3 or later.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 165521

File Name: solarwinds_solarwinds_platform_2022_3.nasl

Version: 1.8

Type: combined

Agent: windows

Family: CGI abuses

Published: 9/28/2022

Updated: 3/21/2023

Supported Sensors: Nessus Agent

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 5.9


Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 9

Temporal Score: 6.7

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:S/C:C/I:C/A:C

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2022-36961


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: CVSS:3.0/E:U/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:2.3:a:solarwinds:orion_platform:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*

Required KB Items: installed_sw/SolarWinds Orion Core

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 9/28/2022

Vulnerability Publication Date: 9/28/2022

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2022-36965, CVE-2022-36961

IAVA: 2022-A-0404-S