#VU29594 NULL pointer dereference


Published: 2020-07-08 | Updated: 2020-07-15

Vulnerability identifier: #VU29594

Vulnerability risk: Medium

CVSSv3.1: 6.7 [CVSS:3.1/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:H/E:P/RL:O/RC:C]

CVE-ID: CVE-2020-5597

CWE-ID: CWE-476

Exploitation vector: Network

Exploit availability: No

Vulnerable software:
GOT2000 GT27 model
Server applications / SCADA systems
GOT2000 GT25 model
Server applications / SCADA systems
GOT2000 GT23 model
Server applications / SCADA systems

Vendor: Mitsubishi Electric

Description

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

The vulnerability exists due to a NULL pointer dereference error in the TCP/IP function. A remote attacker can trigger denial of service conditions via a specially crafted packet.

Mitigation
Install update from vendor's website.

Vulnerable software versions

GOT2000 GT27 model: All versions

GOT2000 GT25 model: All versions

GOT2000 GT23 model: All versions


CPE

External links
http://jvn.jp/en/vu/JVNVU95413676/index.html
http://www.mitsubishielectric.com/en/psirt/vulnerability/pdf/2020-005_en.pdf


Q & A

Can this vulnerability be exploited remotely?

Yes. This vulnerability can be exploited by a remote non-authenticated attacker via the Internet.

Is there known malware, which exploits this vulnerability?

No. We are not aware of malware exploiting this vulnerability. However, proof of concept for this vulnerability is available.


Latest bulletins with this vulnerability