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CVE-2019-17449 Detail

Current Description

** DISPUTED ** Avira Software Updater before 2.0.6.21094 allows a DLL side-loading attack. NOTE: The vendor thinks that this vulnerability is invalid because exploiting it would require at least administrator privileges and would gain only SYSTEM privileges.

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:3.1/AV:L/AC:L/PR:H/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

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Hyperlink Resource
https://safebreach.com/Post/Avira-Antivirus-2019-4-Services-DLL-Preloading-and-Potential-Abuses-CVE-2019-17449
https://support.avira.com/hc/en-us/articles/360000142857-Avira-Software-Updater Release Notes

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-426 Untrusted Search Path NIST  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:avira:software_updater:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
Up to (excluding)
2.0.6.21094


Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2019-17449
NVD Published Date:
10/10/2019
NVD Last Modified:
10/24/2019