Vulnerability Details

TeamViewer Authentication Bypass Vulnerability Sep18 (Linux)

Published: 2018-09-07 08:12:31
CVE Author: NIST National Vulnerability Database

CVSS Base Vector:
AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N

Summary:
The host is installed with TeamViewer Premium is prone to an authentication bypass vulnerability.

Detection Method:
Checks if a vulnerable version is present on the target host.

Technical Details:
The flaw is due to an improper brute-force authentication protection mechanism.

Impact:
Successful exploitation would allow attackers to bypass the authentication protection mechanism and determine the correct value of the default 4-digit PIN.

Affected Versions:
TeamViewer versions 10.x through 13.x on Linux.

Recommendations:
No known solution is available as of 22nd March, 2019. Information regarding this issue will be updated once solution details are available.

Solution Type:
None Available

Detection Type:
Executable

NIST (National Institute of Standards and Technology) NVD (National Vulnerability Database)

https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2018-16550

References:

https://twitter.com/vah_13/status/1036894081350291457
https://www.teamviewer.com/en

Severity
Medium
CVSS Score
5.0
Published
2018-09-07
Modified
2019-05-17
Category
General

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