Wacom Driver 6.3.46-1 on Windows \Wacom\Wacom_Tablet.exe link following

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A vulnerability was found in Wacom Driver 6.3.46-1 on Windows (Hardware Driver Software) and classified as problematic. Affected by this issue is an unknown code of the file \Wacom\Wacom_Tablet.exe. Using CWE to declare the problem leads to CWE-59. The software attempts to access a file based on the filename, but it does not properly prevent that filename from identifying a link or shortcut that resolves to an unintended resource. Impacted is integrity, and availability. CVE summarizes:

Wacom Driver 6.3.46-1 for Windows was discovered to contain an arbitrary file write vulnerability via the component \Wacom\Wacom_Tablet.exe.

The weakness was released 04/11/2023. The advisory is available at lucabarile.github.io. This vulnerability is handled as CVE-2022-43293 since 10/17/2022. Technical details are known, but there is no available exploit.

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





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VulDB 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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Class: Link following
ATT&CK: Unknown

Local: No
Remote: Partially

Availability: 🔒
Status: Not defined

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Recommended: no mitigation known
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10/17/2022 CVE reserved
04/11/2023 +176 days Advisory disclosed
04/11/2023 +0 days VulDB entry created
04/26/2023 +15 days VulDB last update


Advisory: lucabarile.github.io
Status: Not defined

CVE: CVE-2022-43293 (🔒)


Created: 04/11/2023 08:31 AM
Updated: 04/26/2023 07:47 PM
Changes: 04/11/2023 08:31 AM (38), 04/26/2023 07:47 PM (2)
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