Deserialization of Untrusted Data
Magento-lts is a long-term support alternative to Magento Community Edition (CE). In magento-lts versions 19.4.12 and prior and 20.0.8 and prior, there is a vulnerability caused by the unsecured deserialization of an object. A patch in versions 19.4.13 and 20.0.9 was back ported from Zend Framework 3. The vulnerability was assigned CVE-2021-3007 in Zend Framework.
CWE-502 - Deserialization of Untrusted Data
Deserialization of untrusted data vulnerabilities enable an attacker to replace or manipulate a serialized object, replacing it with malicious data. When the object is deserialized at the victim's end the malicious data is able to compromise the victim’s system. The exploit can be devastating, its impact may range from privilege escalation, broken access control, or denial of service attacks to allowing unauthorized access to the application's internal code and logic which can compromise the entire system.