Fortinet Discovers Ivanti LANDesk Management Endpoint Manager Path Traversal


Fortinet's FortiGuard Labs has discovered a Path Traversal vulnerability in Ivanti LANDesk Management Endpoint Manager.

Ivanti is an IT software company headquartered in South Jordan, Utah. It produces software for IT Security, IT Service Management, IT Asset Management, Unified Endpoint Management, Identity Management and Supply Chain Management.


FortiGuard Labs released the following FortiGate IPS signature which covers this specific vulnerability:

Released Jun 04, 2019

Users should apply the solution provided by Ivanti


Fortinet reported the vulnerability to Ivanti on 23 April, 2019. 

Ivanti confirmed the vulnerability on 26 April, 2019. 

Ivanti released patch for the vulnerability on 13 Nov, 2020.


This vulnerability was discovered by Nguyen Thanh Nguyen of Fortinet's FortiGuard Labs.

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