OS Command Injection in Philips Interventional Workstations

Published: 2021-02-01
Risk Low
Patch available NO
Number of vulnerabilities 1
CVE-ID CVE-2020-27298
Exploitation vector Local network
Public exploit N/A
Vulnerable software
Interventional Workspot
Hardware solutions / Medical equipment

Coronary Tools
Hardware solutions / Medical equipment

Dynamic Coronary Roadmap
Hardware solutions / Medical equipment

Stentboost Live
Hardware solutions / Medical equipment

Hardware solutions / Medical equipment

Vendor Philips

Security Bulletin

This security bulletin contains one low risk vulnerability.

1) OS Command Injection

EUVDB-ID: #VU50151

Risk: Low


CVE-ID: CVE-2020-27298

CWE-ID: CWE-78 - Improper Neutralization of Special Elements used in an OS Command ('OS Command Injection')

Exploit availability: No


The vulnerability allows a remote attacker to compromise the target system.

The vulnerability exists due to improper input validation. A remote attacker on the local network can modify the intended OS command when sent to a downstream component.


Cybersecurity Help is currently unaware of any official solution to address this vulnerability.

Vulnerable software versions

Interventional Workspot: 1.3.2 - 1.4.5

Coronary Tools: 1.0

Dynamic Coronary Roadmap: 1.0

Stentboost Live: 1.0

ViewForum: 6.3V1L10

CPE2.3 External links


Q & A

Can this vulnerability be exploited remotely?

Is there known malware, which exploits this vulnerability?