Information disclosure in Symantec Endpoint Detection & Response



Published: 2020-11-19
Risk Medium
Patch available YES
Number of vulnerabilities 1
CVE ID CVE-2020-12593
CWE ID CWE-200
Exploitation vector Network
Public exploit N/A
Vulnerable software
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Symantec Endpoint Detection and Response
Client/Desktop applications / Antivirus software/Personal firewalls

Vendor Symantec Corporation

Security Advisory

This security advisory describes one medium risk vulnerability.

1) Information disclosure

Risk: Medium

CVSSv3: 4.6 [CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:L/I:N/A:N/E:U/RL:O/RC:C] [PCI]

CVE-ID: CVE-2020-12593

CWE-ID: CWE-200 - Information Exposure

Exploit availability: No

Description

The vulnerability allows a remote attacker to gain access to potentially sensitive information.

The vulnerability exists due to unspecified error in Symantec Endpoint Detection & Response. A remote non-authenticated attacker can gain unauthorized access to sensitive information on the system.

Mitigation

Install updates from vendor's website.

Vulnerable software versions

Symantec Endpoint Detection and Response: 4.0.0, 4.1.0, 4.2.0, 4.3.0, 4.4.0

CPE External links

https://support.broadcom.com/security-advisory/content/security-advisories/Symantec-Endpoint-Detection-Response-Security-Update/SYMSA16562

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.