01 March 2019

KLCERT-19-002: AVEA Wonderware System Platform Vulnerability – Unauthorized Access to Credentials

Vendor

AVEA

Timeline

Timeline

  • Kaspersky ICS CERT advisory published

    March 2019

  • Vendor advisory published

    January 2019

  • Vulnerability reported

    August 2015

Description

AVEVA Wonderware System Platform vulnerability leading to Unauthorized Access to Credentials.

Exploitability

Local

Attack complexity

Low

User interaction

None

Impact

Vulnerability allows unauthorized access to the credentials for the ArchestrA Network User Account.

Existence of exploit

Unknown

Affected products

Wonderware System Platform 2017 Update 2 and prior.

Mitigation

Vendor mitigation

Upgrade to System Platform 2017 Update 3.

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Timeline

  • Kaspersky ICS CERT advisory published

    March 2019

  • Vendor advisory published

    January 2019

  • Vulnerability reported

    August 2015