McAfee ePolicy Orchestrator (SB10332)

medium Nessus Plugin ID 141833
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Synopsis

A security management application running on the remote host is affected by multiple vulnerabilities

Description

The instance of McAfee ePolicy Orchestrator installed on the remote host is affected by multiple vulnerabilities including the following:

- Multiple denial of service (DoS) vulnerabilities exist in McAfee ePolicy Orchestrator's bundled component Apache Tomcat due to insufficient validation of user input. An unauthenticated, remote attacker can exploit these issues, by sending specially crafted requests to an affected host, to impose DoS conditions (CVE-2020-9484, CVE-2020-13935).

- An authentication bypass vulnerability exists in McAfee ePolicy Orchestrator. An unauthenticated, remote attacker can exploit this, to bypass authentication and access / update sensitive data (CVE-2020-14621).

Note that Nessus has not tested for this issue but has instead relied only on the application's self-reported version

Solution

Upgrade to McAfee ePO version 5.10.0 Update 9

See Also

https://kc.mcafee.com/corporate/index?page=content&id=SB10332

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 141833

File Name: mcafee_epo_sb10332.nasl

Version: 1.5

Type: local

Agent: windows

Family: Windows

Published: 10/23/2020

Updated: 11/12/2021

Dependencies: mcafee_epo_installed.nasl

Risk Information

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2020-14621

VPR

Risk Factor: Critical

Score: 9

CVSS v2

Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 5

Temporal Score: 3.9

Vector: AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N

Temporal Vector: E:POC/RL:OF/RC:C

CVSS v3

Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 5.3

Temporal Score: 4.8

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:L/A:N

Temporal Vector: E:P/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:mcafee:epolicy_orchestrator

Required KB Items: SMB/Registry/Enumerated, installed_sw/McAfee ePO

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 10/13/2020

Vulnerability Publication Date: 10/13/2020

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2020-2754, CVE-2020-2755, CVE-2020-2756, CVE-2020-2757, CVE-2020-2764, CVE-2020-2773, CVE-2020-9484, CVE-2020-13935, CVE-2020-14573, CVE-2020-14578, CVE-2020-14579, CVE-2020-14581, CVE-2020-14621

IAVA: 2020-A-0470

MCAFEE-SB: SB10332