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CVE-2019-19231 Detail

Current Description

An insecure file access vulnerability exists in CA Client Automation 14.0, 14.1, 14.2, and 14.3 Agent for Windows that can allow a local attacker to gain escalated privileges.

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

Nist CVSS score does not match with CNA score
CNA:  CA Technologies - A Broadcom Company
Base Score: 7.3 HIGH
Vector:  CVSS:3.1/AV:L/AC:L/PR:L/UI:R/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

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Hyperlink Resource
http://packetstormsecurity.com/files/155758/CA-Client-Automation-14.x-Privilege-Escalation.html Third Party Advisory VDB Entry
http://seclists.org/fulldisclosure/2020/Jan/5
https://seclists.org/bugtraq/2019/Dec/41 Mailing List Third Party Advisory
https://techdocs.broadcom.com/us/product-content/recommended-reading/security-notices/CA20191218-01-security-notice-for-ca-client-automation-agent-for-windows.html Vendor Advisory

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-269 Improper Privilege Management NIST  
CWE-65 Windows Hard Link CA Technologies - A Broadcom Company  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:broadcom:ca_client_automation:14.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:broadcom:ca_client_automation:14.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:broadcom:ca_client_automation:14.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:broadcom:ca_client_automation:14.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Running on/with
 cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows:-:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2019-19231
NVD Published Date:
12/20/2019
NVD Last Modified:
01/03/2020