XXE in Zoho ManageEngine Exchange Reporter Plus

Published: 2023-01-25
Risk High
Patch available YES
Number of vulnerabilities 1
CVE-ID CVE-2023-22624
Exploitation vector Network
Public exploit N/A
Vulnerable software
Exchange Reporter Plus
Server applications / Other server solutions

Vendor Zoho Corporation

Security Bulletin

This security bulletin contains one high risk vulnerability.

1) XML External Entity injection

EUVDB-ID: #VU71500

Risk: High


CVE-ID: CVE-2023-22624

CWE-ID: CWE-611 - Improper Restriction of XML External Entity Reference ('XXE')

Exploit availability: No


The vulnerability allows a remote attacker to gain access to sensitive information.

The vulnerability exists due to insufficient validation of user-supplied XML input. A remote attacker can pass a specially crafted XML code to the affected API endpoint and view contents of arbitrary files on the system or initiate requests to external systems.

Successful exploitation of the vulnerability may allow an attacker to view contents of arbitrary file on the server or perform network scanning of internal and external infrastructure.


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Vulnerable software versions

Exchange Reporter Plus: 5030 - 5706

CPE2.3 External links


Q & A

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