CVE Vulnerabilities

CVE-2020-10940

Improper Privilege Management

Published: Mar 27, 2020 | Modified: Mar 31, 2020
CVSS 3.x
7.8
HIGH
Source:
NVD
CVSS:3.1/AV:L/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H
CVSS 2.x
4.6 MEDIUM
AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P
RedHat/V2
RedHat/V3
Ubuntu

Local Privilege Escalation can occur in PHOENIX CONTACT PORTICO SERVER through 3.0.7 when installed to run as a service.

Weakness

The software does not properly assign, modify, track, or check privileges for an actor, creating an unintended sphere of control for that actor.

Affected Software

Name Vendor Start Version End Version
Portico_server_16_client Phoenixcontact * 3.0.7
Portico_server_1_client Phoenixcontact * 3.0.7
Portico_server_4_client Phoenixcontact * 3.0.7

Potential Mitigations

References