This security bulletin contains one low risk vulnerability.
Exploit availability: NoDescription
The vulnerability allows a local user to escalate privileges on the target system.
The vulnerability exists due to an incorrect privilege assignment issue when writing application-specific files. A local user can gain root privileges on the system.Mitigation
Install updates from vendor's website.Vulnerable software versions
GlobalProtect Agent: before 5.1.1before 5.0.8, 5.1.1
Can this vulnerability be exploited remotely?
Is there known malware, which exploits this vulnerability?