2021-36742 | Trend Micro Apex One access control (000287819)
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A vulnerability has been found in Trend Micro Apex One, Apex One as a Service, OfficeScan XG and Worry-Free Business Security (Anti-Malware Software) (the affected version is unknown) and classified as critical. This vulnerability affects some unknown processing. The manipulation with an unknown input leads to a privilege escalation vulnerability. The CWE definition for the vulnerability is CWE-284. As an impact it is known to affect confidentiality, integrity, and availability. CVE summarizes:
A improper input validation vulnerability in Trend Micro Apex One, Apex One as a Service, OfficeScan XG and Worry-Free Business Security 10.0 SP1 allows a local attacker to escalate privileges on affected installations. Please note: an attacker must first obtain the ability to execute low-privileged code on the target system in order to exploit this vulnerability.
The weakness was disclosed 07/30/2021 as 000287819. The advisory is shared for download at success.trendmicro.com. This vulnerability was named CVE-2021-36742 since 07/14/2021. The exploitation appears to be easy. The attack can be initiated remotely. Required for exploitation is a single authentication. There are neither technical details nor an exploit publicly available. The current price for an exploit might be approx. USD $0-$5k (estimation calculated on 08/05/2021). The MITRE ATT&CK project declares the attack technique as T1068.
VulDB Meta Base Score: 6.3
VulDB Meta Temp Score: 6.0
Status: Not defined
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