Trend Micro Vulnerability Identifier(s): VRTS-973
Platform(s): Linux (CentOS 6/7 or RHEL 7 64-bit)
CVSS 3.0 Score(s): 4.2
Severity Rating(s): Medium
Trend Micro has released a Critical Patch (CP) for Trend Micro Deep Discovery Director 1.1. This CP resolves multiple vulnerabilities in the product.
|Deep Discovery Director||Version 1.1||Linux||English|
Trend Micro has released the following solutions to address the issue:
|Deep Discovery Director||Critical Patch B1249||Readme||Linux||Now|
Customers are encouraged to visit Trend Micro’s Download Center to obtain prerequisite software (such as Service Packs) before applying any of the solutions above.
This CP resolves multiple vulnerabilities in Trend Micro Deep Discovery Director 1.1 that if exploited could allow an attacker with access to the management console to execute certain commands as root.
1. Improper neutralization of special elements used in an OS command.
2. Use of hard-coded cryptographic key.
3. Insufficient verification of data authenticity.
Due to the seriousness of this or any other vulnerability, customers are highly encouraged to update to the latest build as soon as possible.
Exploiting these type of vulnerabilities generally require that an attacker has access (physical or remote) to a vulnerable machine. In addition to timely application of patches and updated solutions, customers are also advised to review remote access to critical systems and ensure policies and perimeter security is up-to-date.
However, even though an exploit may require several specific conditions to be met, Trend Micro strongly encourages customers to update to the latest builds as soon as possible.
Trend Micro would like to thank the following individual(s) for responsibly disclosing these issues and working with Trend Micro to help protect our customers:
- Maximiliano Vidal of Core Security Consulting Services