ManageEngine ADManager Plus < Build 7183 XXE

medium Nessus Plugin ID 178032


An Active Directory management application running on the remote host is affected by an authenticated XML external entity injection vulnerability.


Zoho ManageEngine ADManager Plus before version 7.1 Build 7183 allows authenticated administrators to perform XML external entity injection (XXE) attacks and view files in servers.

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


Upgrade to ManageEngine ADManager Plus version 7.1 build 7183 or later.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 178032

File Name: manageengine_admanager_plus_7183.nasl

Version: 1.3

Type: remote

Family: CGI abuses

Published: 7/7/2023

Updated: 8/10/2023

Supported Sensors: Nessus

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Low

Score: 3.6


Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 6.1

Temporal Score: 4.5

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

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2023-35786


Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 4.9

Temporal Score: 4.3

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:zohocorp:manageengine_admanager_plus

Required KB Items: installed_sw/ManageEngine ADManager Plus

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 3/15/2023

Vulnerability Publication Date: 7/5/2023

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2023-35786

IAVA: 2023-A-0332-S