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AnchorFree VPN SDK before 1.3.3.218 Unrestricted Upload of File with Dangerous Type Vulnerability

Summary

An issue was discovered in AnchorFree VPN SDK before 1.3.3.218. The VPN SDK service takes certain executable locations over a socket bound to localhost. 

Credit:

The information has been provided by Vendor

The original article can be found at:https://www.pango.co/sec31944/

Details

Binding to the socket and providing a path where a malicious executable file resides leads to executing the malicious executable file with SYSTEM privileges.

Vulnerable Systems:

AnchorFree VPN SDK before 1.3.3.218

CVE Information:

CVE-2020-12828

Disclosure Timeline:
Published Date:5/21/2020

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