Vulnerability identifier: #VU55409
Vulnerability risk: High
Exploitation vector: Local
Exploit availability: No
Vendor: Trend Micro
The vulnerability allows a local user to escalate privileges on the system.
The vulnerability exists due to a boundary error. A local user can run a specially crafted program to trigger memory corruption and execute arability code with elevated privileges.
Note, the vulnerability is being actively exploited in the wild.
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Vulnerable software versions
Apex One: 2019 - Patch 5 b9565
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?
Yes. This vulnerability is being exploited in the wild.