This security advisory describes one low risk vulnerability.
CWE-125 - Out-of-bounds Read
Exploit availability: NoDescription
The vulnerability allows a remote attacker to gain access to potentially sensitive information.
The vulnerability exists due to a boundary condition when parsing modfem files. A remote attacker can trigger out-of-bounds read error and read contents of memory on the system.Mitigation
Install updates from vendor's website.Vulnerable software versions
Simcenter Femap: 2020.2, 2021.1CPE
Can this vulnerability be exploited remotely?
Yes. This vulnerability can be exploited by a remote non-authenticated attacker via the Internet.
How the attacker can exploit this vulnerability?
The attacker would have to send a specially crafted request to the affected application in order to exploit this vulnerability.
Is there known malware, which exploits this vulnerability?
No. We are not aware of malware exploiting this vulnerability.