Threat Encyclopedia

BMC.Patrol.Agent.Privilege.Escalation.Remote.Command.Execution

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This indicates an attack attempt to exploit an Remote Command Execution vulnerability in BMC Patrol Agent.
The vulnerability is due to an design error when the vulnerable software handles a command request from an authenticated user without root or admin privilege. A remote authenticate attacker may be able to exploit this to execute command within the context of the root user.

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BMC Patrol Agent version 11.3.01 and prior

Impact

Privilege Escalation: Remote attackers can leverage their privileges on vulnerable systems.

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Currently we are unaware of any vendor supplied patch or updates available for this issue.

CVE References

CVE-2018-20735

Other References

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