Improper Authorization in HPE Edgeline Infrastructure Manager

Published: 2021-05-04
Risk High
Patch available YES
Number of vulnerabilities 1
CVE ID CVE-2021-29203
Exploitation vector Network
Public exploit N/A
Vulnerable software
Edgeline Infrastructure Manager
Server applications / Other server solutions

Vendor Hewlett Packard Enterprise Development LP

Security Advisory

This security advisory describes one high risk vulnerability.

1) Improper Authorization

Risk: High

CVSSv3.1: 8.5 [CVSS:3.1/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H/E:U/RL:O/RC:C] [PCI]

CVE-ID: CVE-2021-29203

CWE-ID: CWE-285 - Improper Authorization

Exploit availability: No


The vulnerability allows a remote attacker to bypass authorization checks.

The vulnerability exists due to insufficient authorization checks. A remote attacker can reset the password for the Administrator account and login to the web application.


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Vulnerable software versions

Edgeline Infrastructure Manager: 1.21

CPE External links

Q & A

Can this vulnerability be exploited remotely?

Yes. This vulnerability can be exploited by a remote non-authenticated attacker via the Internet.

Is there known malware, which exploits this vulnerability?

No. We are not aware of malware exploiting this vulnerability.