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CVE-2018-17908 Detail

Current Description

WebAccess Versions 8.3.2 and prior. During installation, the application installer disables user access control and does not re-enable it after the installation is complete. This could allow an attacker to run elevated arbitrary code.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  10/29/2018
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Impact

CVSS v3.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 7.8 HIGH
Vector: AV:L/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H (V3 legend)
Impact Score: 5.9
Exploitability Score: 1.8


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

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 7.2 HIGH
Vector: (AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 10.0
Exploitability Subscore: 3.9


Access Vector (AV): Local
Access Complexity (AC): Low
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): Complete
Integrity (I): Complete
Availability (A): Complete
Additional Information:
Allows unauthorized disclosure of information
Allows unauthorized modification
Allows disruption of service

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Hyperlink Resource
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/105736 Third Party Advisory VDB Entry
http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1041957 Third Party Advisory VDB Entry
https://ics-cert.us-cert.gov/advisories/ICSA-18-298-02 Third Party Advisory US Government Resource

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

  • Improper Access Control (CWE-284)

Change History

2 change records found - show changes

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2018-17908
NVD Published Date:
10/29/2018
NVD Last Modified:
12/06/2018