The software receives input from an upstream component, but it does not neutralize or incorrectly neutralizes code syntax before inserting the input into an executable resource, such as a library, configuration file, or template. (CWE-96)
Hitachi Vantara Pentaho Business Analytics Server prior to versions 188.8.131.52 and 184.108.40.206, including 8.3.x impacted.
Hitachi Vantara Pentaho Business Analytics Server prior to versions 220.127.116.11 and 18.104.22.168, including 8.3.x cannot allow a system administrator to disable scripting capabilities of Pentaho Reports (*.prpt) through the JVM script manager.
An authenticated user with sufficient publishing privileges can embed scripts and run arbitrary code on the host. By default, there is no option to prevent the script manager from executing the included scripts.
We recommend you upgrade to Hitachi Vantara Pentaho Business Analytics Server version 9.3 (Long Term Support Release) with 22.214.171.124 or newer applied, or the latest 9.4 release with 126.96.36.199 or newer.
Please review the Pentaho End-of-Life policy to ensure you are up to date.
This issue is logged under JIRA PPP-4793