ManageEngine security advisory—Important security fix released for ManageEngine PAM360

ManageEngine security advisory—Important security fix released for ManageEngine PAM360

Hi there,


This security advisory is to let you know a high severity vulnerability was detected in ManageEngine PAM360.


What is the issue?

An SQL Injection vulnerability(CVE-2022-47523) was discovered in PAM360. We have fixed this issue by adding proper validation and escaping special characters.


Version details


Product Name

Affected Version(s)

Fixed Version(s)

Fixed On


5800 and below




Severity: High



This vulnerability can allow an adversary to execute custom queries, and access the database table entries using the vulnerable request.

For more details about this vulnerability, please click here.


What should customers do?


Given the severity of this vulnerability, customers are strongly advised to upgrade to the latest build of PAM360 immediately.


Steps to Upgrade:

  1. Download the latest upgrade pack from here.

  2. Apply the latest build to your existing product installation as per the upgrade pack instructions provided in the above link.


Please contact our product support team for further details at the below mentioned email address:


Important note: We strongly recommend that you take a backup of your entire PAM360 installation folder before the upgrade, and keep the copy in a separate location. This helps you prevent any accidental loss of data, and will keep all your settings intact. If you're using an MS SQL server as the back-end database, backup the PAM360 database as well before upgrading. Once the upgrade is successfully completed, remember to delete the backup.


Please ignore this mail if you have installed the latest build of PAM360. We express our sincerest apologies for any inconvenience this may have caused.



Team ManageEngine

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