Dell Wyse ThinOS 8.6 Management Server certificate validation
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A vulnerability was found in Dell Wyse ThinOS 8.6. It has been classified as critical. Affected is an unknown part of the component Management Server. The manipulation with an unknown input leads to a weak authentication vulnerability. CWE is classifying the issue as CWE-295. This is going to have an impact on confidentiality, integrity, and availability. CVE summarizes:
Dell Wyse ThinOS 8.6 MR9 contains remediation for an improper management server validation vulnerability that could be potentially exploited to redirect a client to an attacker-controlled management server, thus allowing the attacker to change the device configuration or certificate file.
The weakness was disclosed 04/04/2021 as dsa-2021-069. The advisory is shared for download at dell.com. This vulnerability is traded as CVE-2021-21532 since 01/04/2021. The exploitability is told to be difficult. The attack needs to be done within the local network. The exploitation doesn't require any form of authentication. Successful exploitation requires user interaction by the victim. There are neither technical details nor an exploit publicly available. The current price for an exploit might be approx. USD $5k-$25k (estimation calculated on 04/10/2021). The MITRE ATT&CK project declares the attack technique as T1587.003.
There is no information about possible countermeasures known. It may be suggested to replace the affected object with an alternative product.
CVSSv3VulDB Meta Base Score: 4.6
VulDB Meta Temp Score: 4.6
VulDB Base Score: 4.6
VulDB Temp Score: 4.6
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ExploitingClass: Weak authentication
Status: Not defined
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Threat IntelligenceThreat: 🔍
CountermeasuresRecommended: no mitigation known
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Timeline01/04/2021 CVE assigned
04/04/2021 +89 days Advisory disclosed
04/04/2021 +0 days VulDB entry created
04/10/2021 +6 days VulDB last update
CVE: CVE-2021-21532 (🔒)
EntryCreated: 04/04/2021 09:22 AM
Updated: 04/10/2021 07:16 AM
Changes: (1) source_cve_cna
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