Moxa ioLogik 2500/IOxpress Configuration Utility Multiple Requests unknown vulnerability

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A vulnerability has been found in Moxa ioLogik 2500 and IOxpress Configuration Utility (Automation Software) (affected version not known) and classified as problematic. Affected by this vulnerability is some unknown functionality. The manipulation as part of a Multiple Requests leads to a incorrectly specified destination in a communication channel vulnerability. The CWE definition for the vulnerability is CWE-941. The product creates a communication channel to initiate an outgoing request to an actor, but it does not correctly specify the intended destination for that actor. As an impact it is known to affect availability. The summary by CVE is:

In Moxa ioLogik 2500 series firmware, Version 3.0 or lower, and IOxpress configuration utility, Version 2.3.0 or lower, frequent and multiple requests for short-term use may cause the web server to fail.

The weakness was disclosed 03/24/2020. This vulnerability is known as CVE-2019-18242 since 10/22/2019. The exploitation appears to be easy. The attack can be launched remotely. The exploitation doesn't need any form of authentication. Neither technical details nor an exploit are publicly available.

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

The entries VDB-150528 and VDB-152255 are pretty similar.






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Class: Incorrectly specified destination in a communication channel
CWE: CWE-941

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10/22/2019 🔍
03/24/2020 +154 days 🔍
03/25/2020 +1 days 🔍
05/11/2024 +1508 days 🔍



Status: Not defined

CVE: CVE-2019-18242 (🔍)
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Created: 03/25/2020 08:59 AM
Updated: 05/11/2024 08:34 AM
Changes: 03/25/2020 08:59 AM (34), 03/25/2020 09:04 AM (18), 05/11/2024 08:34 AM (17)
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