Ivanti Secure Access Client < 22.6R1 Local Privilege Escalation (CVE-2023-41718)

high Nessus Plugin ID 187130


A VPN client installed on the remote windows system is affected by a local privilege escalation vulnerability.


The Ivanti Secure Access Client installed on the remote Windows system is prior to 22.6R1. It is, therefore, affected by a local privilege escalation vulnerability.

Note that Nessus has not tested for this issue but has instead relied only on the application's self-reported version number.


Upgrade to Ivanti Secure Access Client version 22.6R1 or later.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 187130

File Name: ivanti_secure_access_client_22_6R1.nasl

Version: 1.1

Type: local

Agent: windows

Family: Windows

Published: 12/20/2023

Updated: 12/21/2023

Supported Sensors: Nessus Agent, Nessus

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 5.9


Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 6.8

Temporal Score: 5

Vector: CVSS2#AV:L/AC:L/Au:S/C:C/I:C/A:C

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2023-41718


Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 7.8

Temporal Score: 6.8

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS:3.0/E:U/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: x-cpe:/a:ivanti:ivanti_secure_access_client

Required KB Items: installed_sw/Ivanti Secure Access Client

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 11/9/2023

Vulnerability Publication Date: 11/9/2023

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2023-41718