SolarWinds Server & Application Monitor (SAM) Alert Handling Local Privilege Escalation
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 91458
SynopsisThe remote host is running a web application that is affected by a local privilege escalation vulnerability.
DescriptionThe version of SolarWinds Server & Application Monitor (SAM) running on the remote host is affected by a privilege escalation vulnerability in the Alert Manager component due to improper handling of specially crafted alerts. A local attacker can exploit this to gain elevated privileges and execute arbitrary code in the context of NT Authority\SYSTEM.
SolutionNo patch is currently available, and the vendor has no plans to release a patch in the future.