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Remote code execution in Trend Micro products



Published: 2018-02-14
Severity High
Patch available YES
Number of vulnerabilities 1
CVE ID CVE-2018-6218
CWE ID CWE-427
Exploitation vector Network
Public exploit N/A
Vulnerable software
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Office Scan
Client/Desktop applications / Software for system administration

Worry-Free Business Security
Client/Desktop applications / Software for system administration

Deep Security
Client/Desktop applications / Software for system administration

Endpoint Sensor
Client/Desktop applications / Software for system administration

Trend Micro Security (Consumer)
Client/Desktop applications / Software for system administration

Vendor Trend Micro

Security Advisory

This security advisory describes one high risk vulnerability.

1) Insecure DLL loading

Severity: High

CVSSv3: 8.3 [CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:C/C:H/I:H/A:H/E:U/RL:O/RC:C] [PCI]

CVE-ID: CVE-2018-6218

CWE-ID: CWE-427 - Uncontrolled Search Path Element

Exploit availability: No

Description

The vulnerability allows a remote attacker to compromise vulnerable system.

The vulnerability exists due to insecure .dll loading mechanism when opening files. A remote attacker can place a file along with specially crafted .dll file on a remote SBM or WebDAV share, trick the victim into opening it and execute arbitrary code on the target system with privileges of the current victim.

Successful exploitation of the vulnerability may result in system compromise.

Mitigation

Install update from vendor's website.

Vulnerable software versions

Office Scan: 11.0, 12

Worry-Free Business Security: 9.5, Services

Deep Security: 10.0, 10.1 (Feature Release)

Endpoint Sensor: 1.6

Trend Micro Security (Consumer): 12

CPE External links

https://success.trendmicro.com/solution/1119326

Q & A

Can this vulnerability be exploited remotely?

Yes. This vulnerability can be exploited by a remote non-authenticated attacker via the Internet.

Is there known malware, which exploits this vulnerability?

No. We are not aware of malware exploiting this vulnerability.