Symantec Encryption Management Server Remote Administrator Enumeration

Medium Nessus Plugin ID 89871


The remote host is affected by an information disclosure vulnerability.


The Symantec Encryption Management Server running on the remote host is affected by an information disclosure vulnerability when handling LDAP requests. An unauthenticated, remote attacker can exploit this, via a crafted request, to obtain sensitive information about administrator accounts.


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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 89871

File Name: symantec_encryption_server_CVE-2015-8148.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.5 $

Type: remote

Family: Misc.

Published: 2016/03/11

Modified: 2016/08/16

Dependencies: 72512

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium


Base Score: 5

Temporal Score: 3.7

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:symantec:encryption_management_server

Required KB Items: LDAP/symantec_encryption_server/detected

Exploit Available: false

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2016/02/18

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2016/02/18

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2015-8148

BID: 83271

OSVDB: 134737

IAVB: 2016-B-0034