#VU48572 Improper access control


Published: 2020-11-20

Vulnerability identifier: #VU48572

Vulnerability risk: Medium

CVSSv3: 6.2 [CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:L/I:H/A:N/E:U/RL:O/RC:C]

CVE-ID: CVE-2020-3985

CWE-ID: CWE-284

Exploitation vector: Network

Exploit availability: No

Vulnerable software: SD-WAN Orchestrator
Server applications / Virtualization software

Vendor: VMware, Inc

Description

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

The vulnerability exists due to improper access restrictions to certain API endpoints. A remote authenticated user can bypass implemented security restrictions and gain unauthorized access to the application.

Mitigation
Install updates from vendor's website.

Vulnerable software versions

SD-WAN Orchestrator: 3.1.1, 3.1.2, 3.2.1, 3.2.2, 3.3.0, 3.3.1, 3.3.2, 3.4.0, 3.4.1, 3.4.2, 3.4.3, 3.4.4

CPE

External links
https://www.vmware.com/security/advisories/VMSA-2020-0025.html


Q & A

Can this vulnerability be exploited remotely?

Yes. This vulnerability can be exploited by a remote authenticated user 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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