Secdo Privileges file inclusion

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A vulnerability was found in Secdo (affected version not known). It has been declared as critical. This vulnerability affects some unknown functionality of the component Privileges. The manipulation with an unknown input leads to a file inclusion vulnerability. The CWE definition for the vulnerability is CWE-73. The product allows user input to control or influence paths or file names that are used in filesystem operations. As an impact it is known to affect confidentiality, integrity, and availability. CVE summarizes:

Secdo tries to execute a script at a hardcoded path if present, which allows a local authenticated user with 'create folders or append data' access to the root of the OS disk (C:\) to gain system privileges if the path does not already exist or is writable. This issue affects all versions of Secdo for Windows.

The weakness was published 04/08/2020. This vulnerability was named CVE-2020-1984 since 12/04/2019. The attack needs to be approached locally. A single authentication is required for exploitation. There are neither technical details nor an exploit publicly available.

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



CPE 2.3info

CPE 2.2info


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Class: File inclusion

Local: Yes
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12/04/2019 🔍
04/08/2020 +126 days 🔍
04/09/2020 +1 days 🔍
05/18/2024 +1500 days 🔍


Status: Not defined

CVE: CVE-2020-1984 (🔍)


Created: 04/09/2020 10:26 AM
Updated: 05/18/2024 07:20 AM
Changes: 04/09/2020 10:26 AM (34), 04/09/2020 10:31 AM (11), 05/18/2024 07:13 AM (16), 05/18/2024 07:20 AM (19)
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