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Vulnerability of BMC PATROL Agent: privilege escalation via PatrolCli

Synthesis of the vulnerability 

An attacker can bypass restrictions via PatrolCli of BMC PATROL Agent, in order to escalate his privileges.
Impacted systems: PATROL.
Severity of this alert: 1/4.
Creation date: 18/01/2019.
Références of this alert: CVE-2018-20735, VIGILANCE-VUL-28307.

Description of the vulnerability 

An attacker can bypass restrictions via PatrolCli of BMC PATROL Agent, in order to escalate his privileges.
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This computer weakness announce impacts software or systems such as PATROL.

Our Vigil@nce team determined that the severity of this security alert is low.

The trust level is of type confirmed by the editor, with an origin of privileged account.

An attacker with a expert ability can exploit this vulnerability.

Solutions for this threat 

BMC PATROL Agent: workaround for PatrolCli.
A workaround is indicated in the information source.
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