Denial of service in several ESET products



Published: 2021-10-29 | Updated: 2021-11-08
Risk Low
Patch available YES
Number of vulnerabilities 1
CVE-ID CVE-2021-37850
CWE-ID CWE-404
Exploitation vector Local
Public exploit Public exploit code for vulnerability #1 is available.
Vulnerable software
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ESET Cyber Security
Client/Desktop applications / Antivirus software/Personal firewalls

ESET Cyber Security Pro
Client/Desktop applications / Antivirus software/Personal firewalls

ESET Endpoint Antivirus for macOS
Client/Desktop applications / Antivirus software/Personal firewalls

ESET Endpoint Security for macOS
Client/Desktop applications / Antivirus software/Personal firewalls

Vendor Eset

Security Bulletin

This security bulletin contains one low risk vulnerability.

1) Improper Resource Shutdown or Release

EUVDB-ID: #VU57780

Risk: Low

CVSSv3.1:

CVE-ID: CVE-2021-37850

CWE-ID: CWE-404 - Improper Resource Shutdown or Release

Exploit availability: Yes

Description

The vulnerability allows a local user to perform a denial of service (DoS) attack.

The vulnerability exists due to improper resource shutdown or release. A local user can cause a denial of service condition on the target system.

Mitigation

Install updates from vendor's website.

Vulnerable software versions

ESET Cyber Security: 6.10.700

ESET Cyber Security Pro: 6.10.700

ESET Endpoint Antivirus for macOS: 6.10.910.0

ESET Endpoint Security for macOS: 6.10.910.0


CPE2.3 External links

http://jvn.jp/en/jp/JVN60553023/index.html
http://support.eset.com/en/ca8151-denial-of-service-vulnerability-in-eset-products-for-macos-fixed

Q & A

Can this vulnerability be exploited remotely?

Is there known malware, which exploits this vulnerability?



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