CVE Identifier(s): CVE-2018-3609
Platform(s): Virtual Appliance
CVSS 2.0 Score(s): 5.3
Severity Rating(s): Medium
Trend Micro has released new Critical Patches (CPs) for Trend Micro InterScan Messaging Security (Virtual Appliance) [IMSVA] 9.0 and 9.1. These CPs resolve a management portal authentication bypass vulnerability.
|IMSVA||Versions 9.0 and 9.1||Virtual Appliance||English|
Trend Micro has released the following solutions to address the issue:
|IMSVA||Version 9.1 Patch 1 CP1682||Readme||Virtual Appliance||Available Now|
|Version 9.0 CP1653||Readme||Virtual Appliance||Available Now|
These is the minimum versions of the patches and/or builds required to address the issue. Trend Micro highly encourages customers to obtain the latest version of the product if there is a newer one available than the one listed in this bulletin.
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 update resolves a vulnerability in the IMSVA management portal that could allow an unauthenticated user to access sensitive information in a particular log file that could be used for authentication bypass.
Due to the seriousness of this or any vulnerabilities, 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:
- Matt Bergin working with KoreLogic Disclosures Team
- KoreLogic Advisory: KL-001-2018-006