Denial of service in Philips Patient Information Center iX (PIC iX)

Published: 2021-11-19
Risk Low
Patch available YES
Number of vulnerabilities 1
CVE-ID CVE-2021-43548
Exploitation vector Local network
Public exploit N/A
Vulnerable software
Patient Information Center iX (PIC iX)
Hardware solutions / Medical equipment

Vendor Philips

Security Bulletin

This security bulletin contains one low risk vulnerability.

1) Input validation error

EUVDB-ID: #VU58250

Risk: Low


CVE-ID: CVE-2021-43548

CWE-ID: CWE-20 - Improper Input Validation

Exploit availability: No


The vulnerability allows a remote attacker to perform a denial of service (DoS) attack.

The vulnerability exists due to insufficient validation of user-supplied input. A remote attacker on the local network can pass specially crafted input to the application and perform a denial of service (DoS) attack.


Install updates from vendor's website.

Vulnerable software versions

Patient Information Center iX (PIC iX): B.02 - C.03

CPE2.3 External links

Q & A

Can this vulnerability be exploited remotely?

Is there known malware, which exploits this vulnerability?