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Markvision Enterprise: Input Sanitization Vulnerability Security Advisory

Document ID:TE677

Usergroup :External


Lexmark Security Advisory: 

Revision: 1.0
Last update: 26-January-2015
Public Release Date: 9-Feburary-2015



Input Sanitization vulnerability

Markvision Enterprise contains a vulnerability that allows uploaded ZIP files to be unpacked into arbitrary locations.



CVE: CVE-2014-9375



Markvision Enterprise contains a servlet named “LibraryFileUploadServlet”. This servlet allows an authenticated user to upload ZIP files that, when unpacked, can use directory traversal to write files in arbitrary locations on the Markvision Enterprise server, including the ability to upload and execute code with the privilege of the Markvision Enterprise application.



Successful exploitation of this vulnerability can lead to the disclosure of data stored in Markvision Enterprise, and the ability to execute code within the Markvision platform.
Vulnerability Scoring Details


Vulnerability Scoring Details 

CVSS Base Score: 9.0        
Impact Subscore:  10
Exploitability Subscore: 8.0


Exploitability: Impact:
Access Vector: Network Confidentiality: Complete
Access Complexity: Low Low Integrity: Complete
Authentication: Single Availability: Complete

 CVSS scores are calculated in accordance with CVSS version 2.0 (



This vulnerability can be used to expose a portion of SSLv3 protected communications. This information can include session cookies which can then be leveraged to obtain unauthorized access.


Lexmark recommends updating the application if you have a vulnerable version.

Please visit or contact the Lexmark Technical Support Center at 1-800-539-6275 for additional information.


Exploitation and Public Announcements

Lexmark is not aware of any malicious use of the vulnerability described in this advisory.

Lexmark would like to thank rgod working with HP's Zero day Initiative (ZDI) for bringing this issue to our attention.



This advisory is posted on Lexmark’s web site at
Future updates to this document will be posted on Lexmark’s web site at the same location.


Revision History  

Revision Date Reason
1.0        26 – January – 2015                   Initial Public Release


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