#VU29173 Exposure of Resource to Wrong Sphere

Published: 2020-06-19

Vulnerability identifier: #VU29173

Vulnerability risk: Low

CVSSv3.1: 5.6 [CVSS:3.1/AV:L/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:L/A:H/E:U/RL:U/RC:C]

CVE-ID: CVE-2020-12020


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 user to compromise the target system.

The vulnerability exists due to the affected software does not restrict non administrative users from gaining access to the operating system and editing the application startup script. A local user can alter the startup script as the limited-access user.

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

Vulnerable software versions

ExactaMix EM2400: 1.10 - 1.13

ExactaMix EM1200: 1.1 - 1.4


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Q & A

Can this vulnerability be exploited remotely?

No. This vulnerability can be exploited locally. The attacker should have authentication credentials and successfully authenticate on the system.

Is there known malware, which exploits this vulnerability?

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

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