80140 : McAfee Email and Web Security Appliance / Email Gateway Dashboard Active Session Token Disclosure
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McAfee Email and Web Security Appliance and McAfee Email Gateway contain a flaw that may lead to an unauthorized information disclosure.  The issue is triggered by an error in the dashboard, which will disclose session token information to a remote attacker.


Location: Remote / Network Access
Impact: Loss of Confidentiality
Solution: Upgrade
Exploit: Exploit Private
Disclosure: Vendor Verified, Coordinated Disclosure
OSVDB: Web Related, Security Software


Upgrade Email and Web Security to version 5.5 Patch 6 or 5.6 Patch 3 or higher, and Email Gateway to version 7.0 Patch 1 or higher, as as they have been reported to fix this vulnerability. An upgrade is required as there are no known workarounds.


McAfee, Inc.
McAfee Email and Web Security Appliance
5.5 Patch 5
5.6 Patch 2
McAfee Email Gateway



CVSSv2 Score

CVSSv2 Base Score = 4.0
Source: nvd.nist.gov | Generated: 2012-08-22 | Disagree?

Access_vector_2 Access_complexity_2 Authentication_1 Confidentiality_impact_1 Integrity_impact_0 Availability_impact_0


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