CVE-2019-18894

Current Description

In Avast Premium Security 19.8.2393, attackers can send a specially crafted request to the local web server run by Avast Antivirus on port 27275 to support Bank Mode functionality. A flaw in the processing of a command allows execution of arbitrary OS commands with the privileges of the currently logged in user. This allows for example attackers who compromised a browser extension to escape from the browser sandbox.

Basic Data

PublishedJanuary 13, 2020
Last ModifiedJanuary 21, 2020
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Data TypeCVE
Data FormatMITRE
Data Version4.0
Problem TypeCWE-78
CVE Data Version4.0

Base Metric V2

CVSS 2 - Version2.0
CVSS 2 - Vector StringAV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C
CVSS 2 - Access VectorNETWORK
CVSS 2 - Access ComplexityMEDIUM
CVSS 2 - AuthenticationNONE
CVSS 2 - Confidentiality ImpactCOMPLETE
CVSS 2 - Availability ImpactCOMPLETE
CVSS 2 - Base Score9.3
SeverityHIGH
Exploitability Score8.6
Impact Score10.0
Obtain All Privilegefalse
Obtain User Privilegefalse
Obtain Other Privilegefalse

Base Metric V3

No data provided.

Configurations

  • OR - Configuration 1
    Cpe VersionPartVendorProductVersionUpdateEditionLanguageSW EditionTarget SWTarget HWOtherVersion Start IncludingVersion End IncludingVersion Start ExcludingVersion End Excluding
    2.3ApplicationAvastPremium Security19.8.2393*******

Vulnerable Software List

VendorProductVersions
Avast Premium Security 19.8.2393

References

NameSourceURLTags
https://palant.de/2020/01/13/pwning-avast-secure-browser-for-fun-and-profit/https://palant.de/2020/01/13/pwning-avast-secure-browser-for-fun-and-profit/MISCExploit Third Party Advisory