TippingPoint Zero Day Initiative

Trend Micro Mobile Security for Enterprise clt_report_sms_status Uninitialized Pointer Information Disclosure Vulnerability

ZDI-17-972: December 13th, 2017


CVSS Score

Affected Vendors

Affected Products

    Mobile Security for Enterprise

Vulnerability Details

This vulnerability allows remote attackers to disclose sensitive information on vulnerable installations of Trend Micro Mobile Security for Enterprise. Authentication is not required to exploit this vulnerability.

The specific flaw exists within processing of the clt_report_sms_status action. The issue results from the lack of proper initialization of a pointer prior to accessing it. An attacker can leverage this vulnerability to disclose sensitive information in the context of the current process.

Vendor Response

Trend Micro has issued an update to correct this vulnerability. More details can be found at:

Disclosure Timeline

    2017-06-27 - Vulnerability reported to vendor
    2017-12-13 - Coordinated public release of advisory


This vulnerability was discovered by:
    Steven Seeley (mr_me) of Offensive Security