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Uncontrolled Search Path Element


Severity High
Score 7.8/10


Dell OpenManage Server Administrator (OMSA) version and earlier contains a DLL Injection Vulnerability. A local low privileged authenticated attacker could potentially exploit this vulnerability, leading to the execution of arbitrary executable on the operating system with elevated privileges. Exploitation may lead to a complete system compromise.

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  • HIGH
  • NONE
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  • HIGH
  • HIGH

CWE-427 - Uncontrolled Search Path Element

The product uses a fixed or controlled search path to find resources, but one or more locations in that path can be under the control of unintended actors.


Advisory Timeline

  • Published