CWE-22 IMPROPER LIMITATION OF A PATHNAME TO A RESTRICTED DIRECTORY (PATH TRAVERSAL):
The affected system allows the deletion of arbitrary files or directories under a user-controlled path and does not correctly check if the relative path is still within the intended target directory.
The latest update for SINEC NMS fixes multiple vulnerabilities. The most severe could allow an authenticated remote attackers to execute arbitrary code on the system, with system privileges, under certain conditions. Siemens has released an update for SINEC NMS and recommends to update to the latest version.
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