Advisory Published


First published: Wed Jan 09 2019(Updated: )

Credit: vultures@jpcert.or.jp

Affected SoftwareAffected VersionHow to fix
Panasonic System Interface Device 0021
Microsoft Windows 10
Microsoft Windows 7
Microsoft Windows 8
Microsoft Windows 8.1
Panasonic System Interface Device 0040

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Frequently Asked Questions

  • What is CVE-2018-16183?

    CVE-2018-16183 is an unquoted search path vulnerability in some pre-installed applications on Panasonic PC run on Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows 8.1, and Windows 10.

  • How does CVE-2018-16183 affect Panasonic System Interface Device 0021?

    CVE-2018-16183 affects Panasonic System Interface Device 0021 by allowing local users to gain privileges via a Trojan horse executable.

  • What is the severity of CVE-2018-16183?

    The severity of CVE-2018-16183 is high with a CVSS score of 7.8.

  • How can I fix CVE-2018-16183?

    To fix CVE-2018-16183, apply the necessary security patches or updates provided by Panasonic.

  • Where can I find more information about CVE-2018-16183?

    You can find more information about CVE-2018-16183 on the JVN website (Japanese) and the official Panasonic website.


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