Trend Micro OfficeScan Directory Traversal Vulnerability (000151730)

high Nessus Plugin ID 133269


The remote host is running an application that is affected by a directory traversal vulnerability.


The remote host is running a version of the Trend Micro engine which is affected by a directory traversal vulnerability. An unauthenticated, remote attacker can exploit this, by sending a URI that contains directory traversal characters, to extract files from an arbitrary zip file to a specific folder on the OfficeScan server, which could potentially lead to remote code execution (RCE)


Upgrade to the relevant fixed version referenced in Trend Micro advisory 000151730.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 133269

File Name: trendmicro_officescan_000151730.nasl

Version: 1.5

Type: remote

Agent: windows

Family: Windows

Published: 1/28/2020

Updated: 1/24/2022

Supported Sensors: Nessus Agent

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 5.1


Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 5

Temporal Score: 4.3

Vector: AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N

Temporal Vector: E:H/RL:OF/RC:C

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2019-18187


Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 7.5

Temporal Score: 7.2

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:N/A:N

Temporal Vector: E:H/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

Required KB Items: installed_sw/Trend Micro OfficeScan

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 10/28/2019

Vulnerability Publication Date: 10/28/2019

CISA Known Exploited Dates: 5/3/2022

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2019-18187