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SECURITY BULLETIN: Multiple Vulnerabilities in Trend Micro Control Manager (TMCM)

    • Updated:
    • 15 Aug 2018
    • Product/Version:
    • Control Manager 6.0
    • Control Manager 7.0
    • Platform:
    • Windows 2000 Advanced Server
    • Windows 2000 Server
    • Windows 2003 Enterprise
    • Windows 2003 Server R2
    • Windows 2003 Standard
    • Windows 2008
    • Windows 2008 Datacenter
    • Windows 2008 Datacenter R2
    • Windows 2008 Enterprise
    • Windows 2008 Enterprise 64-bit
    • Windows 2008 Enterprise R2
    • Windows 2008 R2
    • Windows 2008 Server
    • Windows 2008 Server R2
    • Windows 2008 Standard
    • Windows 2008 Standard 64-bit
    • Windows 2012 Datacenter
    • Windows 2012 Datacenter R2
    • Windows 2012 Enterprise
    • Windows 2012 Server
    • Windows 2012 Server Essentials
    • Windows 2012 Server R2
    • Windows 2012 Standard
    • Windows 2012 Standard R2
    • Windows 2012 Web Server Edition
    • Windows 2016
    • Windows 2016 Datacenter
    • Windows 2016 Server
    • Windows 2016 Standard
Release Date: June 19, 2018
Updated: August 15, 2018
CVE Identifier(s): CVE-2018-10510 through 10512
Platform(s): Windows
CVSS 3.0 Score(s): 4.3 - 5.3
Severity Rating(s): Medium

Trend Micro has released new builds of Trend Micro Control Manager 6.0 and 7.0.  These builds resolve multiple vulnerabilities related to potential directory traversal remote code execution, server side request forgery (SSRF) and denial of service.


Affected Version(s)

ProductAffected Version(s)PlatformLanguage(s)
Control ManagerVersion 6.0 and 7.0WindowsEnglish


Trend Micro has released the following solutions to address the issue:

ProductUpdated versionNotesPlatformAvailability
Control Manager6.0 SP3 Patch 3 Build 3795ReadmeWindowsAvailable Now
7.0 Patch 1 Build 2901ReadmeWindowsAvailable Now

This is 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.

Vulnerability Details

This update resolves multiple vulnerabilities in Trend Micro Control Manager 6.0 and 7.0:

1. CVE-2018-10510:  Directory Traversal Remote Code Execution vulnerability

2. CVE-2018-10511:  Server Side Request Forgery (SSRF) vulnerability

3. CVE-2018-10512:  Manipulation of a reverse proxy .dll may lead to a Denial of Service (DoS) 

Due to the seriousness of these vulnerabilities, customers are highly encouraged to update to the latest build as soon as possible.

Mitigating Factors

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:

  • Alex Spitz
  • Recruit Technologies Co.,Ltd.

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