HCL BigFix Lifecycle Insights for Vulnerability Remediation channel accessible

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A vulnerability was found in HCL BigFix Lifecycle, BigFix Compliance and BigFix Remediate (affected version not known). It has been declared as problematic. This vulnerability affects some unknown functionality of the component Insights for Vulnerability Remediation. The manipulation with an unknown input leads to a channel accessible vulnerability. The CWE definition for the vulnerability is CWE-300. The product does not adequately verify the identity of actors at both ends of a communication channel, or does not adequately ensure the integrity of the channel, in a way that allows the channel to be accessed or influenced by an actor that is not an endpoint. As an impact it is known to affect confidentiality, integrity, and availability. CVE summarizes:

Insights for Vulnerability Remediation (IVR) is vulnerable to man-in-the-middle attacks that may lead to information disclosure. This requires privileged network access.

The weakness was shared 12/21/2022 as KB0102168. The advisory is shared for download at support.hcltechsw.com. This vulnerability was named CVE-2022-42454 since 10/06/2022. There are neither technical details nor an exploit publicly available. The MITRE ATT&CK project declares the attack technique as T1557.

Upgrading eliminates this vulnerability.

The entry VDB-216485 is related to this item.





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Class: Channel accessible
CWE: CWE-300

Local: No
Remote: Yes

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Status: Not defined

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10/06/2022 🔍
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Advisory: KB0102168
Status: Confirmed

CVE: CVE-2022-42454 (🔍)
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Created: 12/21/2022 10:24 PM
Changes: 12/21/2022 10:24 PM (48)
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