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Vulnerability of Check Point SmartConsole: privilege escalation

Synthesis of the vulnerability 

An attacker can bypass restrictions of Check Point SmartConsole, in order to escalate his privileges.
Vulnerable products: CheckPoint Endpoint Security, Check Point NGFW, CheckPoint Security Gateway.
Severity of this weakness: 2/4.
Creation date: 21/01/2021.
Références of this bulletin: CVE-2020-6024, sk142952, VIGILANCE-VUL-34398.

Description of the vulnerability 

An attacker can bypass restrictions of Check Point SmartConsole, in order to escalate his privileges.
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This computer vulnerability announce impacts software or systems such as CheckPoint Endpoint Security, Check Point NGFW, CheckPoint Security Gateway.

Our Vigil@nce team determined that the severity of this cybersecurity bulletin is medium.

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

An attacker with a expert ability can exploit this threat alert.

Solutions for this threat 

Check Point SmartConsole: fixed versions.
Fixed versions are indicated in information sources.
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