This script is Copyright (C) 2013-2016 Tenable Network Security, Inc.
The remote host has a service installed that is affected by a denial of
According to the version of the McAfee Agent installed on the remote
host, it is affected by a denial of service vulnerability that can be
triggered by a specially crafted HTTP request. Successful exploitation
will cause the FrameworkService.exe service to crash.
Note: This plugin does not check for the presence of any mitigations,
such as setting the policy to limit connections only from the ePO
See also :
Apply the correct patches according to the vendor's advisory.
As a workaround, it is possible to partially mitigate the vulnerability
by adjusting the Agent policy to only allow connections from the ePO
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
CVSS Temporal Score : 4.3
Public Exploit Available : false