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CVE-2018-10959 Detail

Current Description

Avecto Defendpoint 4 prior to 4.4 SR6 and 5 prior to 5.1 SR1 has an Untrusted Search Path vulnerability, exploitable by modifying environment variables to trigger automatic elevation of an attacker's process launch.

Source:  MITRE
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Impact

CVSS v3.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 7.5 HIGH
Vector: AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:H/A:N (V3 legend)
Impact Score: 3.6
Exploitability Score: 3.9


Attack Vector (AV): Network
Attack Complexity (AC): Low
Privileges Required (PR): None
User Interaction (UI): None
Scope (S): Unchanged
Confidentiality (C): None
Integrity (I): High
Availability (A): None

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 5.0 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 2.9
Exploitability Subscore: 10.0


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): Low
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): None
Integrity (I): Partial
Availability (A): None
Additional Information:
Allows unauthorized modification

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Hyperlink Resource
https://www.linkedin.com/feed/update/urn:li:activity:6514328006666833920 Release Notes Third Party Advisory
https://www.linkedin.com/feed/update/urn:li:activity:6524111541913075712 Release Notes Third Party Advisory
https://www.linkedin.com/pulse/cve-2018-10959-patrick-murphy Exploit Third Party Advisory

Technical Details

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Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:beyondtrust:avecto_defendpoint:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
From (including)
4.0
Up to (excluding)
4.4.267.0
 cpe:2.3:a:beyondtrust:avecto_defendpoint:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
From (including)
5.0
Up to (excluding)
5.1.149.0


Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2018-10959
NVD Published Date:
04/17/2019
NVD Last Modified:
04/24/2019