MS15-040: Vulnerability in Active Directory Federation Services Could Allow Information Disclosure (3045711)

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Synopsis :

The remote Windows host is affected by an information disclosure
vulnerability.

Description :

The remote Windows host is affected by an information disclosure
vulnerability in Active Directory Federation Services (AD FS) due to a
failure to properly log off a user. A local attacker, by reopening an
application from which a user has logged off, can exploit this to
obtain user information to which the AD FS server has access.

See also :

https://technet.microsoft.com/library/security/ms15-040

Solution :

Microsoft has released a set of patches for Windows Server 2012 R2

Risk factor :

Low / CVSS Base Score : 2.1
(CVSS2#AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:N/A:N)
CVSS Temporal Score : 1.8
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Windows : Microsoft Bulletins

Nessus Plugin ID: 82776 ()

Bugtraq ID: 74002

CVE ID: CVE-2015-1638

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