CVE Vulnerability Identifier(s): CVE-2018-6231
CVSS 3.0 Score(s): 10
Severity Rating(s): Critical
Trend Micro has released Critical Patches (CPs) for Trend Micro Smart Protection Server (Standalone). These CPs resolve a critical auth command injection authentication bypass vulnerability in the product.
|Smart Protection Server (Standalone)||Versions 3.3 and below||Linux||English|
Trend Micro has released the following solutions to address the issue:
|Smart Protection Server (Standalone)||Version 3.3 CP1076||Readme||Linux||Available Now|
|Version 3.2 CP1090||Readme||Linux||Available Now|
|Version 3.1 CP1064||Readme||Linux||Available Now|
|Version 3.0 CP1355||Readme||Linux||Available Now|
These are the minimum version(s) of the patch and/or build 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.
These Critical Patches address a critical auth command injection authentication bypass vulnerability in the affected version of Smart Protection Server (Standalone).
Due to the seriousness of this 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 individuals for responsibly disclosing these issues and working with Trend Micro to help protect our customers:
- Alain Homewood (Insomnia Security) working with Trend Micro's Zero Day Initiative