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CVE-2019-8455 Detail

Current Description

A hard-link created from the log file of Check Point ZoneAlarm up to 15.4.062 to any file on the system will get its permission changed so that all users can access that linked file. Doing this on files with limited access gains the local attacker higher privileges to the file.

Source:  MITRE
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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score: 7.1 HIGH
Vector:  CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:N

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Hyperlink Resource
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/108029 Third Party Advisory VDB Entry
https://www.zonealarm.com/software/release-history/zafavfw.html#15.4.260.17960 Vendor Advisory

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-275 Permission Issues NIST  
CWE-65 Windows Hard Link Check Point Software Technologies Ltd.  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:checkpoint:zonealarm:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Up to (including)
15.4.062


Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2019-8455
NVD Published Date:
04/17/2019
NVD Last Modified:
10/09/2019