Advisory Published


First published: Tue Jan 26 2021(Updated: )

FPWIN Pro is vulnerable to an out-of-bounds read vulnerability when a user opens a maliciously crafted project file, which may allow an attacker to remotely execute arbitrary code.

Credit: ics-cert@hq.dhs.gov

Affected SoftwareAffected VersionHow to fix
Panasonic FPWIN Pro<

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Frequently Asked Questions

  • What is the vulnerability ID for this vulnerability?

    The vulnerability ID for this vulnerability is CVE-2020-16236.

  • What is the severity of CVE-2020-16236?

    The severity of CVE-2020-16236 is high with a CVSS score of 7.8.

  • What is the affected software?

    The affected software is FPWIN Pro version up to by Panasonic.

  • How can an attacker exploit CVE-2020-16236?

    An attacker can exploit CVE-2020-16236 by tricking a user into opening a maliciously crafted project file, allowing them to execute arbitrary code remotely.

  • Are there any references for CVE-2020-16236?

    Yes, you can find more information about CVE-2020-16236 in the advisory published by CISA at the following link: https://us-cert.cisa.gov/ics/advisories/icsa-21-005-02


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