Vulnerability CVE-2018-0597


Published: 2018-06-26

Description:
Untrusted search path vulnerability in the installer of Visual Studio Code allows an attacker to gain privileges via a Trojan horse DLL in an unspecified directory.

Type:

CWE-426

(Untrusted Search Path)

Vendor: Microsoft
Product: Visual studio 
Product: Visual studio code 

CVSS2 => (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)

CVSS Base Score
Impact Subscore
Exploitability Subscore
6.8/10
6.4/10
8.6/10
Exploit range
Attack complexity
Authentication
Remote
Medium
No required
Confidentiality impact
Integrity impact
Availability impact
Partial
Partial
Partial

 References:
http://jvn.jp/en/jp/JVN91151862/index.html
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/104563
https://blogs.technet.microsoft.com/srd/2018/04/04/triaging-a-dll-planting-vulnerability/

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