#VU29172 Improper access control

Published: 2020-06-19

Vulnerability identifier: #VU29172

Vulnerability risk: Low

CVSSv3.1: 6.2 [CVSS:3.1/AV:P/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H/E:U/RL:U/RC:C]

CVE-ID: CVE-2020-12024


Exploitation vector: Local

Exploit availability: No

Vulnerable software:
ExactaMix EM2400
Hardware solutions / Medical equipment
ExactaMix EM1200
Hardware solutions / Medical equipment

Vendor: Baxter


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

The vulnerability exists due to improper access restrictions in the USB interface. An attacker with physical access can load an unauthorized payload or unauthorized access to the hard drive by booting a live USB OS.

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

Vulnerable software versions

ExactaMix EM2400: 1.10 - 1.14

ExactaMix EM1200: 1.1 - 1.5


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Q & A

Can this vulnerability be exploited remotely?

No. The attacker should have physical access to the system in order to successfully exploit this vulnerability.

Is there known malware, which exploits this vulnerability?

No. We are not aware of malware exploiting this vulnerability.

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