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CVE-2020-8099 Detail

Current Description

A vulnerability in the improper handling of junctions in Bitdefender Antivirus Free can allow an unprivileged user to substitute a quarantined file, and restore it to a privileged location. This issue affects: Bitdefender Antivirus Free versions prior to 1.0.17.

Source:  MITRE
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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score: 6.2 MEDIUM
Vector:  CVSS:3.1/AV:P/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:L

Nist CVSS score does not match with CNA score
CNA:  Bitdefender
Base Score: 7.1 HIGH
Vector:  CVSS:3.1/AV:P/AC:L/PR:L/UI:R/S:C/C:H/I:H/A:L

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Hyperlink Resource
https://www.bitdefender.com/support/security-advisories/link-resolution-privilege-escalation-vulnerability-in-bitdefender-antivirus-free-va-8387/ Vendor Advisory

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-59 Improper Link Resolution Before File Access ('Link Following') NIST   Bitdefender  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:bitdefender:antivirus_2020:*:*:*:*:free:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
Up to (excluding)
1.0.17


Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2020-8099
NVD Published Date:
04/21/2020
NVD Last Modified:
04/29/2020