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

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 73835

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VPR Score: 7.2

Synopsis

The remote host is affected by an information disclosure vulnerability.

Description

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.

Solution

Apply the relevant hotfix referenced in the vendor advisory.

See Also

https://kc.mcafee.com/corporate/index?page=content&id=SB10071

http://www.heartbleed.com

https://eprint.iacr.org/2014/140

https://www.openssl.org/news/vulnerabilities.html#2014-0160

https://www.openssl.org/news/secadv/20140407.txt

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 73835

File Name: mcafee_ngfw_SB10071.nasl

Version: 1.9

Type: local

Family: Misc.

Published: 2014/05/02

Updated: 2019/11/26

Dependencies: 73831

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

VPR Score: 7.2

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2014-0160

CVSS v2.0

Base Score: 5

Temporal Score: 4.1

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:F/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

CERT: 720951

EDB-ID: 32745, 32764, 32791, 32998

MCAFEE-SB: SB10071