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Potential Security Impact: Remote Code Execution (RCE) Privilege Escalation (P)
A potential vulnerability has been identified in Micro Focus Hybrid Cloud Management (HCM) Software. The vulnerability could be exploited to escalate privileges and execute code under the users configured to access both HCM consumer portal and Cloud Optimizer portal.
Affected Software Versions (supported versions only):
2018.08, 2018.11, 2019.02, 2019.05, 2019.08, 2019.11, 2020.05
CVSS Version 3.1
V3.1 Base Score
Micro Focus provides the following mitigation information to resolve the vulnerability for the impacted version of Cloud Optimizer.
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