CVE-2018-13799 Detail

Current Description

A vulnerability has been identified in SIMATIC WinCC OA V3.14 and prior (All versions < V3.14-P021). Improper access control to a data point of the affected product could allow an unauthenticated remote user to escalate its privileges in the context of SIMATIC WinCC OA V3.14. This vulnerability could be exploited by an attacker with network access to port 5678/TCP of the SIMATIC WinCC OA V3.14 server. Successful exploitation requires no user privileges and no user interaction. This vulnerability could allow an attacker to compromise integrity and availability of the SIMATIC WinCC OA system. At the time of advisory publication no public exploitation of this vulnerability was known.


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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score:  9.1 CRITICAL
Vector:  CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:H/A:H


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Hyperlink Resource
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/105332 Third Party Advisory  VDB Entry 
https://cert-portal.siemens.com/productcert/pdf/ssa-346256.pdf Vendor Advisory 

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
NVD-CWE-noinfo Insufficient Information cwe source acceptance level NIST  
CWE-269 Improper Privilege Management Reference acceptance level Siemens AG  

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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2018-13799
NVD Published Date:
09/12/2018
NVD Last Modified:
10/09/2019
Source:
Siemens AG