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A vulnerability was found in Pulse Secure Desktop Client up to 9.1R8. It has been classified as critical. This affects an unknown part. The manipulation with an unknown input leads to a privilege escalation vulnerability. CWE is classifying the issue as CWE-300. This is going to have an impact on confidentiality, integrity, and availability. The summary by CVE is:
A vulnerability in the Pulse Secure Desktop Client < 9.1R9 could allow the attacker to perform a MITM Attack if end users are convinced to connect to a malicious server.
The weakness was presented 10/28/2020 as SA44601. The advisory is shared at kb.pulsesecure.net. This vulnerability is uniquely identified as CVE-2020-8241 since 01/28/2020. The exploitability is told to be difficult. It is possible to initiate the attack remotely. No form of authentication is needed for exploitation. Neither technical details nor an exploit are publicly available. MITRE ATT&CK project uses the attack technique T1557 for this issue.
Upgrading to version 9.1R9 eliminates this vulnerability.
CVSSv3VulDB Meta Base Score: 6.5
VulDB Meta Temp Score: 6.3
VulDB Base Score: 5.6
VulDB Temp Score: 5.4
VulDB Vector: 🔒
VulDB Reliability: 🔍
NVD Base Score: 7.5
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VulDB Reliability: 🔍
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ExploitingClass: Privilege escalation
Status: Not defined
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Current Price Estimation: 🔒
Threat IntelligenceThreat: 🔍
0-Day Time: 🔒
Upgrade: Desktop Client 9.1R9
Timeline01/28/2020 CVE assigned
10/28/2020 +274 days Advisory disclosed
10/28/2020 +0 days VulDB entry created
11/29/2020 +32 days VulDB last update
CVE: CVE-2020-8241 (🔒)
EntryCreated: 10/28/2020 07:25 PM
Updated: 11/29/2020 10:50 PM
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