CVE-2022-40142

high

Description

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.

References

https://success.trendmicro.com/solution/000291528

https://www.zerodayinitiative.com/advisories/ZDI-22-1190/

Details

Source: MITRE

Published: 2022-09-19

Updated: 2022-09-21

Type: CWE-269