McAfee Next Generation Firewall OpenSSL Information Disclosure (SB10071) (Heartbleed)

High Nessus Plugin ID 73835


The remote host is affected by an information disclosure vulnerability.


The remote host is running a version of McAfee Next Generation Firewall (NGFW) that is affected by an information disclosure vulnerability due to a flaw in the OpenSSL library, commonly known as the Heartbleed bug. An attacker could potentially exploit this vulnerability repeatedly to read up to 64KB of memory from the device.


Apply the relevant hotfix referenced in the vendor advisory.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 73835

File Name: mcafee_ngfw_SB10071.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.7 $

Type: local

Family: Misc.

Published: 2014/05/02

Modified: 2016/12/19

Dependencies: 73831

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 9.4

Temporal Score: 7.4

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:N

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:POC/RL:OF/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:mcafee:ngfw

Required KB Items: Host/McAfeeNGFW/version

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2014/04/10

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2014/02/24

Exploitable With

Core Impact

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2014-0160

BID: 66690

OSVDB: 105465

CERT: 720951

EDB-ID: 32745, 32764, 32791, 32998