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CVE-2019-15511 Detail

Current Description

An exploitable local privilege escalation vulnerability exists in the GalaxyClientService installed by GOG Galaxy. Due to Improper Access Control, an attacker can send unauthenticated local TCP packets to the service to gain SYSTEM privileges in Windows system where GOG Galaxy software is installed. All GOG Galaxy versions before 1.2.60 and all corresponding versions of GOG Galaxy 2.0 Beta are affected.

Source:  MITRE
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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score: 7.8 HIGH
Vector:  CVSS:3.1/AV:L/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

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Hyperlink Resource
https://cqureacademy.com/cqure-labs/cqlabs-cve-2019-15511-broken-access-control-in-gog-galaxy Third Party Advisory Vendor Advisory
https://support.gog.com/hc/en-us/articles/360025458833-GOG-GALAXY-2-0-updates-and-known-issues Release Notes Vendor Advisory

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-269 Improper Privilege Management NIST  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:gog:galaxy:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
Up to (excluding)
1.2.60
 cpe:2.3:a:gog:galaxy:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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From (including)
2.0.0
Up to (including)
2.0.8


Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2019-15511
NVD Published Date:
11/21/2019
NVD Last Modified:
12/03/2019