Improper access control in Philips Engage Software

Published: 2022-01-07
Risk Low
Patch available YES
Number of vulnerabilities 1
CVE-ID CVE-2021-23173
Exploitation vector Network
Public exploit N/A
Vulnerable software
Engage Software
Mobile applications / Apps for mobile phones

Vendor Philips

Security Bulletin

This security bulletin contains one low risk vulnerability.

1) Improper access control

EUVDB-ID: #VU59284

Risk: Low


CVE-ID: CVE-2021-23173

CWE-ID: CWE-284 - Improper Access Control

Exploit availability: No


The vulnerability allows a remote attacker to gain unauthorized access to otherwise restricted functionality.

The vulnerability exists due to improper access restrictions. A remote authenticated attacker can bypass implemented security restrictions and gain unauthorized access to sensitive data.


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Vulnerable software versions

Engage Software: 6.2.1

CPE2.3 External links

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