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Authors: David Brown and Mungomba Mulenga


NCC Group has observed what we believe to be the attempted exploitation of CVE-2021-42278 and CVE-2021-42287 as a means of privilege escalation, following the successful compromise of an Ivanti Secure Connect VPN using the following zero-day vulnerabilities reported by Volexity1 on 10/01/2024:

  • CVE-2023-46805 – an authentication-bypass vulnerability with a CVSS score of 8.2

  • CVE-2024-21887 – a command-injection vulnerability found into multiple web components with a CVSS score of 9.1

By combining these vulnerabilities …

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