ABB ASPECT-Enterprise/NEXUS/MATRIX up to 3.08.01 on Linux input validation

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A vulnerability was found in ABB ASPECT-Enterprise, NEXUS and MATRIX up to 3.08.01 on Linux. It has been classified as very critical. Affected is some unknown functionality. The manipulation with an unknown input leads to a input validation vulnerability. CWE is classifying the issue as CWE-20. The product receives input or data, but it does not validate or incorrectly validates that the input has the properties that are required to process the data safely and correctly. This is going to have an impact on confidentiality, integrity, and availability. CVE summarizes:

Improper Input Validation vulnerability in ABB ASPECT-Enterprise on Linux, ABB NEXUS Series on Linux, ABB MATRIX Series on Linux allows Remote Code Inclusion.This issue affects ASPECT-Enterprise: through 3.08.01; NEXUS Series: through 3.08.01; MATRIX Series: through 3.08.01.

The advisory is shared for download at This vulnerability is traded as CVE-2024-6298 since 06/25/2024. The exploitability is told to be easy. It is possible to launch the attack remotely. The exploitation doesn't require any form of authentication. There are neither technical details nor an exploit publicly available. The current price for an exploit might be approx. USD $0-$5k (estimation calculated on 07/08/2024).

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

The entry VDB-270385 is related to this item.






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Class: Input validation

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06/25/2024 CVE reserved
07/05/2024 +10 days Advisory disclosed
07/05/2024 +0 days VulDB entry created
07/08/2024 +3 days VulDB entry last update


Status: Confirmed

CVE: CVE-2024-6298 (🔒)
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Created: 07/05/2024 01:37 PM
Updated: 07/08/2024 10:01 PM
Changes: 07/05/2024 01:37 PM (69), 07/06/2024 12:52 PM (1), 07/08/2024 10:01 PM (9)
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