|2017-08-29||Other||AzeoTech||Karn Ganeshen reported these vulnerabilities to ICS-CERT.
||N/A||CVE-2017-1269 CVE-2017-5147 ||N/A||N/A||N/A|
# AzeoTech DAQFactory
### VULNERABLE VENDOR
### VULNERABLE PRODUCT
Karn Ganeshen reported these vulnerabilities to ICS-CERT.
### AFFECTED PRODUCTS
AzeoTech reports that the vulnerabilities affect the following versions of DAQFactory HMI:
DAQFactory versions prior to 17.1
Successful exploitation of these vulnerabilities could allow authenticated system users to escalate their privileges and modify or replace application files.
### VULNERABILITY OVERVIEW
INCORRECT DEFAULT PERMISSIONS CWE-276
Local, non-administrative users may be able to replace or modify original application files with malicious ones.
CVE-2017-12699 has been assigned to this vulnerability.
A CVSS v3 base score of 7.1 has been calculated; the CVSS vector string is (AV:L/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:N)
UNCONTROLLED SEARCH PATH ELEMENT CWE-427
An uncontrolled search path element vulnerability has been identified, which may execute malicious DLL files that have been placed within the search path.
CVE-2017-5147 has been assigned to this vulnerability.
A CVSS v3 base score of 4.2 has been calculated; the CVSS vector string is (AV:L/AC:H/PR:L/UI:R/S:U/C:L/I:L/A:L)
Critical Infrastructure Sectors: Critical manufacturing, Energy, and Water
Countries/Areas Deployed: United States and Europe
Company Headquarters Location: United States
According to AzeoTech, the newest version (Version 17.1) gives write privileges only to administrators and no longer searches for dlls outside of the application directory.
AzeoTech provides the following instructions to upgrade to Version 17.1. Existing users can download and install the DAQFactory trial from the following web site over their existing installation at no charge:
The user’s license is maintained. Because this is the standard update path for DAQFactory, most users will be familiar with the process.