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Unquoted Search Path or Element

CVE-2022-4258

Severity High
Score 7.8/10

Summary

In multiple versions of HIMA PC based Software an unquoted Windows search path vulnerability¬†might allow local users to gain privileges via a malicious .exe file and gain full access to the system.

  • LOW
  • LOCAL
  • HIGH
  • UNCHANGED
  • NONE
  • LOW
  • HIGH
  • HIGH

CWE-428 - Unquoted Search Path or Element

The product uses a search path that contains an unquoted element, in which the element contains whitespace or other separators. This can cause the product to access resources in a parent path.

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Advisory Timeline

  • Published