Schneider Electric Modicon Arbitrary Code Execution (CVE-2013-0664)

high Tenable OT Security Plugin ID 500191


The remote OT asset is affected by a vulnerability.


The FactoryCast service on the Schneider Electric Quantum 140NOE77111 and 140NWM10000, M340 BMXNOE0110x, and Premium TSXETY5103 PLC modules allows remote authenticated users to send Modbus messages, and consequently execute arbitrary code, by embedding these messages in SOAP HTTP POST requests.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 500191

Version: 1.6

Type: remote

Family: Tenable.ot

Published: 2/7/2022

Updated: 12/14/2023

Supported Sensors: Tenable OT Security

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 5.9


Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 8.5

Temporal Score: 6.3

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

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2013-0664


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:/h:schneider-electric:modicon_quantum_plc:140nwm10000, cpe:/h:schneider-electric:modicon_quantum_plc:140noe77111, cpe:/h:schneider-electric:modicon_m340:bmxnoe0110x, cpe:/h:schneider-electric:modicon_premium:tsxety5103

Required KB Items: Tenable.ot/Schneider

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 4/4/2013

Vulnerability Publication Date: 4/4/2013

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2013-0664