Websense Email Security SMTP Component Weak SSL/TLS Ciphers

This script is Copyright (C) 2013-2016 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote host has an email security application installed that is
affected by an information disclosure vulnerability.

Description :

The version of Websense Email Security installed on the remote
Windows host is earlier than 7.3 hotfix 6. As such, it is potentially
affected by an information disclosure vulnerability. The application
could use a weak SSL cipher suite, which could allow an attacker to
obtain potentially sensitive information.

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?d904d284

Solution :

Upgrade to Websense Email Security 7.3 hotfix 6 and configure the
SSLCipherSuite registry key as discussed in the advisory.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N)
CVSS Temporal Score : 4.3
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Windows

Nessus Plugin ID: 69517 ()

Bugtraq ID: 59313

CVE ID: CVE-2012-4605

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