VMSA-2022-0031:VMware vRealize Network Insight (vRNI) updates address command injection and directory traversal security vulnerabilities

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11 December 2022

11 December 2022

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CRITICAL

7.5-9.8

CVE-2022-31702,CVE-2022-31703

VMSA-2022-0031
7.5-9.8
2022-12-13
2022-12-13 (Initial Advisory)
CVE-2022-31702, CVE-2022-31703
VMware vRealize Network Insight (vRNI) updates address command injection and directory traversal security vulnerabilities (CVE-2022-31702, CVE-2022-31703)
1. Impacted Products
  • VMware vRealize Network Insight (vRNI)
2. Introduction

Multiple vulnerabilities in VMware vRealize Network Insight (vRNI)were privately reported to VMware. Patches and updates are available to remediate these vulnerabilities in affected VMware products.

3a. VMware vRealize Network Insight (vRNI) command injection vulnerability (CVE-2022-31702)

Description

vRealize Network Insight (vRNI) contains a command injection vulnerability present in the vRNI REST API. VMware has evaluated the severity of this issue to be in the critical severity range with a maximum CVSSv3 base score of 9.8.

Known Attack Vectors

A malicious actor with network access to the vRNI REST API can execute commands without authentication.

 

Resolution

To remediate CVE-2022-31702 apply the fixes listed in the 'Fixed Version' column of the 'Response Matrix' below to affected deployments.

 

Workarounds

None.

Additional Documentation

None.

Notes

None.

Acknowledgements

VMware would like to thank ZDI for reporting this vulnerability to us.

 

3b. VMware vRealize Network Insight (vRNI) contains a directory traversal vulnerability (CVE-2022-31703)

Description

vRealize Network Insight (vRNI) directory traversal vulnerability in vRNI REST API. VMware has evaluated the severity of this issue to be in the important severity range with a maximum CVSSv3 base score of 7.5.

Known Attack Vectors

A malicious actor with network access to the vRNI REST API can read arbitrary files from the server.

 

Resolution

To remediate CVE-2022-31703 apply the updates listed in the 'Fixed Version' column of the 'Response Matrix' below to affected deployments.

 

Workarounds

None.

Additional Documentation

None.

Notes

None.

Acknowledgements

VMware would like to thank ZDI for reporting this vulnerability to us.

 

Response Matrix

Product Version Running On CVE Identifier CVSSv3 Severity Fixed Version Workarounds Additional Documentation
VMware vRealize Network Insight (vRNI)
6.8.0
Any
CVE-2022-31702, CVE-2022-31703
NA
N/A
Unaffected
NA
NA
VMware vRealize Network Insight (vRNI)
6.7
Any
CVE-2022-31702, CVE-2022-31703
critical
None
NA
VMware vRealize Network Insight (vRNI)
6.6
Any
CVE-2022-31702, CVE-2022-31703
critical
None
NA
VMware vRealize Network Insight (vRNI)
6.5.x
Any
CVE-2022-31702, CVE-2022-31703
critical
None
NA
VMware vRealize Network Insight (vRNI)
6.4
Any
CVE-2022-31702, CVE-2022-31703
critical
None
NA
VMware vRealize Network Insight (vRNI)
6.3
Any
CVE-2022-31702, CVE-2022-31703
critical
None
NA
VMware vRealize Network Insight (vRNI)
6.2
Any
CVE-2022-31702, CVE-2022-31703
critical
None
NA
4. References

Fixed Version(s) and Release Notes:

VMware vRealize Network Insight (vRNI) 6.8
https://customerconnect.vmware.com/downloads/info/slug/infrastructure_operations_management/vmware_vrealize_network_insight/6_x

https://docs.vmware.com/en/VMware-vRealize-Network-Insight/6.8/rn/vmware-vrealize-network-insight-68-release-notes/index.html

VMware vRealize Network Insight (vRNI) 6.x HF
https://kb.vmware.com/s/article/90381

Mitre CVE Dictionary Links:

https://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-CVE-2022-31702
https://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cgi?name=CVE-CVE-2022-31703

 

FIRST CVSSv3 Calculator:

CVE-2022-31702:  https://www.first.org/cvss/calculator/3.1#CVSS:3.1/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

CVE-2022-31703:  https://www.first.org/cvss/calculator/3.1#CVSS:3.1/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:N/A:N

5. Change Log

2022-12-13 VMSA-2022-0031

Initial security advisory.

6. Contact

E-mail list for product security notifications and announcements:

https://lists.vmware.com/cgi-bin/mailman/listinfo/security-announce 

 

This Security Advisory is posted to the following lists:  

[email protected]  

[email protected]  

[email protected] 

 

E-mail: [email protected]

PGP key at:

https://kb.vmware.com/kb/1055 

 

VMware Security Advisories

https://www.vmware.com/security/advisories 

 

VMware Security Response Policy

https://www.vmware.com/support/policies/security_response.html 

 

VMware Lifecycle Support Phases

https://www.vmware.com/support/policies/lifecycle.html 

 

VMware Security & Compliance Blog  

https://blogs.vmware.com/security 

 

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