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CVE-2017-5565 Detail

Current Description

Code injection vulnerability in Trend Micro Maximum Security 11.0 (and earlier), Internet Security 11.0 (and earlier), and Antivirus+ Security 11.0 (and earlier) allows a local attacker to bypass a self-protection mechanism, inject arbitrary code, and take full control of any Trend Micro process via a "DoubleAgent" attack. One perspective on this issue is that (1) these products do not use the Protected Processes feature, and therefore an attacker can enter an arbitrary Application Verifier Provider DLL under Image File Execution Options in the registry; (2) the self-protection mechanism is intended to block all local processes (regardless of privileges) from modifying Image File Execution Options for these products; and (3) this mechanism can be bypassed by an attacker who temporarily renames Image File Execution Options during the attack.

Source:  MITRE
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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score: 6.7 MEDIUM
Vector:  CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:L/PR:H/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

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Hyperlink Resource
http://cybellum.com/doubleagent-taking-full-control-antivirus/ Third Party Advisory
http://cybellum.com/doubleagentzero-day-code-injection-and-persistence-technique/ Technical Description Third Party Advisory
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/97031 Third Party Advisory VDB Entry
http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1038206
https://success.trendmicro.com/solution/1116957 Vendor Advisory

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-427 Uncontrolled Search Path Element NIST  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:trendmicro:antivirus\+:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
Up to (including)
11.1.1005
 cpe:2.3:a:trendmicro:internet_security:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
Up to (including)
11.1.1005
 cpe:2.3:a:trendmicro:maximum_security:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
Up to (including)
11.1.1005
 cpe:2.3:a:trendmicro:premium_security:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
Up to (including)
11.1.1005


Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2017-5565
NVD Published Date:
03/21/2017
NVD Last Modified:
10/02/2019