TIBCO Spotfire Server Spotfire Library privileges management

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A vulnerability classified as critical was found in TIBCO Spotfire Server and Spotfire Analytics Platform for AWS Marketplace (version unknown). This vulnerability affects an unknown function of the component Spotfire Library. The manipulation with an unknown input leads to a privileges management vulnerability. The CWE definition for the vulnerability is CWE-269. The product does not properly assign, modify, track, or check privileges for an actor, creating an unintended sphere of control for that actor. As an impact it is known to affect confidentiality, integrity, and availability. CVE summarizes:

The Spotfire library component of TIBCO Software Inc.'s TIBCO Spotfire Analytics Platform for AWS Marketplace and TIBCO Spotfire Server contains a vulnerability that theoretically allows an attacker with write permissions to the Spotfire Library, but not "Script Author" group permission, to modify attributes of files and objects saved to the library such that the system treats them as trusted. This could allow an attacker to cause the Spotfire Web Player, Analyst clients, and TERR Service into executing arbitrary code with the privileges of the system account that started those processes. Affected releases are TIBCO Software Inc.'s TIBCO Spotfire Analytics Platform for AWS Marketplace: versions 10.8.0 and below and TIBCO Spotfire Server: versions 7.11.9 and below, versions 7.12.0, 7.13.0, 7.14.0, 10.0.0, 10.0.1, 10.1.0, 10.2.0, 10.3.0, 10.3.1, 10.3.2, 10.3.3, 10.3.4, 10.3.5, and 10.3.6, versions 10.4.0, 10.5.0, 10.6.0, 10.6.1, 10.7.0, and 10.8.0.

The weakness was shared 03/11/2020 (Website). The advisory is available at tibco.com. This vulnerability was named CVE-2020-9408 since 02/26/2020. The attack can be initiated remotely. The successful exploitation requires a single authentication. The technical details are unknown and an exploit is not available. This vulnerability is assigned to T1068 by the MITRE ATT&CK project.

There is no information about possible countermeasures known. It may be suggested to replace the affected object with an alternative product.





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Class: Privileges management
CWE: CWE-269 / CWE-266

Local: No
Remote: Yes

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02/26/2020 🔍
03/11/2020 +14 days 🔍
03/12/2020 +1 days 🔍
04/13/2024 +1493 days 🔍


Vendor: tibco.com

Advisory: tibco.com
Status: Not defined

CVE: CVE-2020-9408 (🔍)


Created: 03/12/2020 08:58 AM
Updated: 04/13/2024 11:49 AM
Changes: 03/12/2020 08:58 AM (37), 03/12/2020 09:03 AM (11), 04/13/2024 11:49 AM (34)
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