|Number of vulnerabilities||1|
|CVE ID|| CVE-2019-18895
|CWE ID|| CWE-284
|Public exploit||Public exploit code for vulnerability #1 is available.|
Client/Desktop applications / Antivirus software/Personal firewalls
This security advisory describes one low risk vulnerability.
Exploit availability: Yes [Search exploit]Description
The vulnerability allows a local attacker to gain unauthorized access to otherwise restricted functionality.
The vulnerability exists due to improper access restrictions for the installation directory. A local attacker can escalate privileges on the target system via a Trojan horse executable file.Mitigation
Cybersecurity Help is currently unaware of any official solution to address this vulnerability.Vulnerable software versions
Scanguard: -, 2019-11-12CPE
Can this vulnerability be exploited remotely?
No. This vulnerability can be exploited locally. The attacker should have authentication credentials and successfully authenticate on the system.
Is there known malware, which exploits this vulnerability?
No. We are not aware of malware exploiting this vulnerability. However, proof of concept for this vulnerability is available.