Published:2015/11/27  Last Updated:2015/11/27

ManageEngine Firewall Analyzer fails to restrict access permissions


ManageEngine Firewall Analyzer provided by Zoho Corporation contains a vulerability where access permissions are not restricted.

Products Affected

  • ManageEngine Firewall Analyzer versions prior to 8.0


ManageEngine Firewall Analyzer provided by Zoho Corporation is a log analytics and configuration management software for network security devices. ManageEngine Firewall Analyzer contains a vulnerability where access permissions are not restricted.


An attacker may be able to obtain server logs.


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Update to the latest version according to the information provided by the developer.

Vendor Status

Vendor Link
Zoho Corporation ManageEngine Firewall Analyzer


JPCERT/CC Addendum

Vulnerability Analysis by JPCERT/CC

Analyzed on 2015.11.27 (CVSS Base Metrics)

What is CVSS?

Measures Severity Description
Access Vector(AV) Local (L) Adjacent Network (A) Network (N) A vulnerability exploitable with network access means the vulnerable software is bound to the network stack and the attacker does not require local network access or local access. Such a vulnerability is often termed "remotely exploitable".
Access Complexity(AC) High (H) Medium (M) Low (L) Specialized access conditions or extenuating circumstances do not exist.
Authentication(Au) Multiple (M) Single (S) None (N) Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.
Confidentiality Impact(C) None (N) Partial (P) Complete (C) There is considerable informational disclosure. Access to some system files is possible, but the attacker does not have control over what is obtained, or the scope of the loss is constrained.
Integrity Impact(I) None (N) Partial (P) Complete (C) There is no impact to the integrity of the system.
Availability Impact(A) None (N) Partial (P) Complete (C) There is no impact to the availability of the system.

Base Score:5.0


Mukai Akihito, Hasegawa Tomoshige reported this vulnerability to IPA.
JPCERT/CC coordinated with the developer under Information Security Early Warning Partnership.

Other Information

JPCERT Reports
CERT Advisory
CPNI Advisory
CVE CVE-2015-7781
JVN iPedia JVNDB-2015-000186