iniNet SpiderControl PLC Editor Simatic 6.30.04 Local Privilege Escalation

High Nessus Plugin ID 88414


The PLC editor application running on the remote host is affected by a local privilege escalation vulnerability.


According to its self-reported version, the iniNet SpiderControl PLC Editor Simatic application running on the remote host is version 6.30.04. It is, therefore, affected by a flaw due to setting insecure permissions on the installation directory and files. A local attacker can exploit this to replace files, resulting in an escalation of privileges.


No fix currently exists. Contact the vendor regarding a patch.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 88414

File Name: scada_ininet_spidercontrol_plc_editor_simatic_6_30_04.nbin

Version: $Revision: 1.21 $

Type: local

Family: SCADA

Published: 2016/01/27

Modified: 2018/01/29

Dependencies: 88411

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 7.2

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: x-cpe:/a:ininet_solutions:scada_plc_editor_simatic

Required KB Items: installed_sw/iniNet SpiderControl PLC Editor Simatic

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2015/12/06

Reference Information

OSVDB: 131580

EDB-ID: 38904