Executive Summary

This Alert is flagged as TOP 25 Common Weakness Enumeration from CWE/SANS. For more information, you can read this.
Title F5 ARX Data Manager contains a SQL injection vulnerability
Name VU#210884 First vendor Publication 2014-06-17
Vendor VU-CERT Last vendor Modification 2014-06-17
Severity (Vendor) N/A Revision M

Security-Database Scoring CVSS v3

Cvss vector : N/A
Overall CVSS Score NA
Base Score NA Environmental Score NA
impact SubScore NA Temporal Score NA
Exploitabality Sub Score NA
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Security-Database Scoring CVSS v2

Cvss vector : (AV:N/AC:L/Au:S/C:P/I:P/A:P)
Cvss Base Score 6.5 Attack Range Network
Cvss Impact Score 6.4 Attack Complexity Low
Cvss Expoit Score 8 Authentication Requires single instance
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Vulnerability Note VU#210884

F5 ARX Data Manager contains a SQL injection vulnerability

Original Release date: 17 Jun 2014 | Last revised: 17 Jun 2014


F5 ARX Data Manager 3.0.0 - 3.1.0 contains a SQL injection vulnerability.


CWE-89: Improper Neutralization of Special Elements used in an SQL Command

F5 ARX Data Manager 3.0.0 - 3.1.0 contains an unspecified SQL injection vulnerability.


A remote authenticated attacker may be able to run arbitrary SQL commands against the backend database.


The CERT/CC is currently unaware of a practical solution to this problem. Data Manager 3.x is considered end-of-life by the vendor and will not receive a security fix.

Stop the Service

F5 recommends stopping the Data Manager Service when not in use to mitigate this vulnerability. F5's SOL15310 document explains how to disable the service.

Vendor Information (Learn More)

VendorStatusDate NotifiedDate Updated
F5 Networks, Inc.Affected14 May 201417 Jun 2014
If you are a vendor and your product is affected, let us know.

CVSS Metrics (Learn More)



  • http://support.f5.com/kb/en-us/solutions/public/15000/300/sol15310.html?sr=38021626
  • http://support.f5.com/kb/en-us/solutions/public/14000/700/sol14791.html
  • http://cwe.mitre.org/data/definitions/89.html


Thanks to Andrea Micalizzi (rgod) working with HP's Zero Day Initiative for reporting this vulnerability to F5.

This document was written by Jared Allar.

Other Information

  • CVE IDs:CVE-2014-2949
  • Date Public:06 Jun 2014
  • Date First Published:17 Jun 2014
  • Date Last Updated:17 Jun 2014
  • Document Revision:11


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Original Source

Url : http://www.kb.cert.org/vuls/id/210884

CWE : Common Weakness Enumeration

% Id Name
100 % CWE-89 Improper Sanitization of Special Elements used in an SQL Command ('SQL Injection') (CWE/SANS Top 25)

CPE : Common Platform Enumeration

Application 2

Alert History

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Date Informations
2014-07-25 13:18:53
  • Multiple Updates
2014-06-19 21:29:00
  • Multiple Updates
2014-06-18 21:28:46
  • Multiple Updates
2014-06-18 00:21:21
  • First insertion