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Vulnerability of Check Point IPSec VPN: privilege escalation via IKEv2 Tunnel

Synthesis of the vulnerability 

An attacker can bypass restrictions via IKEv2 Tunnel of Check Point IPSec VPN, in order to escalate his privileges.
Vulnerable systems: CheckPoint Endpoint Security, CheckPoint IP Appliance, SecurePlatform, CheckPoint Security Appliance.
Severity of this threat: 2/4.
Creation date: 08/04/2019.
Références of this weakness: CVE-2019-8456, sk149892, VIGILANCE-VUL-28964.

Description of the vulnerability 

An attacker can bypass restrictions via IKEv2 Tunnel of Check Point IPSec VPN, in order to escalate his privileges.
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This cybersecurity note impacts software or systems such as CheckPoint Endpoint Security, CheckPoint IP Appliance, SecurePlatform, CheckPoint Security Appliance.

Our Vigil@nce team determined that the severity of this computer weakness announce is medium.

The trust level is of type confirmed by the editor, with an origin of internet client.

An attacker with a expert ability can exploit this cybersecurity vulnerability.

Solutions for this threat 

Check Point IPSec VPN: fixed versions for IKEv2 Tunnel.
Fixed versions are indicated in information sources.
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