Threat Encyclopedia

Sophos.SG.UTM.WebAdmin.PreAuth.Remote.Code.Execution

Description

This indicates an attack attempt to exploit a Remote Code Execution Vulnerability in the WebAdmin of Sophos SG UTM.
The vulnerability is due to insufficient sanitization when handling a malicious request. A remote attacker may be able to exploit this to disclose data or execute arbitrary code within the context of the application, via a crafted HTTP request.

Affected Products

Sophos SG UTM before v9.705 MR5, v9.607 MR7, and v9.511 MR11

Impact

System Compromise: Remote attackers can gain control of vulnerable systems.

Recommended Actions

Apply the most recent upgrade or patch from the vendor
https://community.sophos.com/b/security-blog/posts/advisory-resolved-rce-in-sg-utm-webadmin-cve-2020-25223

CVE References

CVE-2020-25223