High Threat Security Alert (A23-09-15): Vulnerability in Trend Micro Products
20 September 2023
Trend Micro has published a security advisory to address the vulnerability in Apex One and Worry-Free Business Security. The details of the security update can be found at: https://success.trendmicro.com/solution/000294994
Reports indicate that the vulnerability (CVE-2023-41179) is being exploited in the wild. You are advised to take immediate action to patch your affected systems to mitigate the elevated risk of cyber attacks.
Trend Micro Apex One 2019 (On-prem)
Trend Micro Apex One as a Service (SaaS)
Worry-Free Business Security 10.0 SP1
Worry-Free Business Security Services – (SaaS)
Successful exploitation of the vulnerability could lead to arbitrary code execution on an affected system.
Patches for affected software are available. System administrators of affected systems should follow the recommendations provided by the software vendor and take immediate actions to mitigate the risk.