#VU46535 Improper Resource Shutdown or Release

Published: 2020-09-09

Vulnerability identifier: #VU46535

Vulnerability risk: Medium

CVSSv3.1: 6.5 [CVSS:3.1/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:N/A:N/E:U/RL:O/RC:C]

CVE-ID: CVE-2020-16233


Exploitation vector: Network

Exploit availability: No

Vulnerable software:
CodeMeter Runtime
Server applications / DLP, anti-spam, sniffers

Vendor: Wibu Systems


The vulnerability allows a remote attacker to gain access to sensitive information on the system.

The vulnerability exists due to improper resource shutdown or release. A remote attacker can send a specially crafted packet that can have the server send back packets containing data from the heap.

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Vulnerable software versions

CodeMeter Runtime: All versions


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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.

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