McAfee Security Scan Plus < 3.11.587.1 Protection Level UI Element Download MitM Command Execution (TS102714)

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Synopsis :

The security application installed on the remote Windows host is
affected by a MitM command execution vulnerability.

Description :

The version of McAfee Security Scan Plus installed on the remote
Windows host is prior to 3.11.587.1. It is, therefore, affected by
a flaw that is triggered as HTML elements for displaying the
Protection Level in the UI are requested using a cleartext protocol.
This may allow a man-in-the-middle attacker to spoof server responses
and execute arbitrary JavaScript code within the context of the
application.

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?88d67dd5
http://www.nessus.org/u?c9574657

Solution :

Upgrade to McAfee Security Scan Plus version 3.11.587.1 or later.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.6
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:H/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.3
(CVSS2#E:F/RL:OF/RC:ND)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Windows

Nessus Plugin ID: 102355 ()

Bugtraq ID:

CVE ID: CVE-2017-3897

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