Overview :
Forcepoint VPN Client for Windows versions lower than 6.6.1 have an unquoted search path vulnerability. This enables local privilege escalation to SYSTEM user. By default, only local administrators can write executables to the vulnerable directories. Forcepoint thanks Peleg Hadar of SafeBreach Labs for finding this vulnerability and for reporting it to us.
Affected Product(s) :
  • Forcepoint VPN Client for Windows versions lower than 6.6.1
Vulnerability Details :
CVE ID : CVE-2019-6145
Forcepoint has reserved CVE-2019-6145 to identify and track this issue with an assigned CVSSv3 Base Score of 6.5 (Medium). [CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:L/PR:H/UI:R/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H]

Solution : To fix this vulnerability, upgrade to VPN Client for Windows version 6.6.1 or higher.