#VU62691 Improper Privilege Management


Published: 2022-04-29

Vulnerability identifier: #VU62691

Vulnerability risk: Medium

CVSSv3.1: 7.7 [CVSS:3.1/AV:N/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H/E:U/RL:O/RC:C]

CVE-ID: CVE-2021-36207

CWE-ID: CWE-269

Exploitation vector: Network

Exploit availability: No

Vulnerable software:
Metasys ADS
Server applications / Application servers
Metasys ADX
Server applications / Application servers
Metasys Open Application Server (OAS)
Server applications / Other server solutions

Vendor: Johnson Controls

Description

The vulnerability allows a remote attacker to escalate privileges.

The vulnerability exists due to improper privilege management. A remote user can escalate privileges.

Mitigation
Install updates from vendor's website.

Vulnerable software versions

Metasys ADS: 10 - 11

Metasys ADX: 10 - 11

Metasys Open Application Server (OAS): 10 - 11


CPE

External links
http://ics-cert.us-cert.gov/advisories/icsa-22-118-01


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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