CVE-2022-40142

Published on: Not Yet Published

Last Modified on: 09/21/2022 01:51:00 PM UTC

CVSS:3.1/AV:L/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

Certain versions of Windows from Microsoft contain the following vulnerability:

A security link following local privilege escalation vulnerability in Trend Micro Apex One and Trend Micro Apex One as a Service agents could allow a local attacker to create a writable folder in an arbitrary location and 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.

  • CVE-2022-40142 has been assigned by URL Logo [email protected] to track the vulnerability - currently rated as HIGH severity.
  • Affected Vendor/Software: URL Logo Trend Micro - Trend Micro Apex One version 2019 (on-prem) and SaaS

CVSS3 Score: 7.8 - HIGH

Attack
Vector
Attack
Complexity
Privileges
Required
User
Interaction
LOCAL LOW LOW NONE
Scope Confidentiality
Impact
Integrity
Impact
Availability
Impact
UNCHANGED HIGH HIGH HIGH

CVE References

Description Tags Link
ZDI-22-1190 | Zero Day Initiative www.zerodayinitiative.com
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URL Logo MISC www.zerodayinitiative.com/advisories/ZDI-22-1190/
DCX success.trendmicro.com
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URL Logo MISC success.trendmicro.com/solution/000291528

Related QID Numbers

  • 377592 Trend Micro Apex One (On-Prem) Multiple Vulnerabilities (000291528) (September 2022) (Zero Day)

Known Affected Configurations (CPE V2.3)

Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
Operating
System
MicrosoftWindows-AllAllAll
ApplicationTrendmicroApex One-AllAllAll
ApplicationTrendmicroApex One2019AllAllAll
  • cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:windows:-:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:a:trendmicro:apex_one:-:*:*:*:*:saas:*:*:
  • cpe:2.3:a:trendmicro:apex_one:2019:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:

Social Mentions

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