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Category:   Application (Generic)  >   McAfee Agent Vendors:   McAfee
McAfee Agent Flaw in Log Viewer Lets Remote Users Conduct Clickjacking Attacks
SecurityTracker Alert ID:  1031821
SecurityTracker URL:
CVE Reference:   CVE-2015-2053   (Links to External Site)
Date:  Mar 2 2015
Impact:   Modification of user information
Fix Available:  Yes  Vendor Confirmed:  Yes  
Version(s): 4.8.0 Patch 2 and prior, 5.0.0
Description:   A vulnerability was reported in McAfee Agent. A remote user can conduct click-jacking attacks.

A remote user can create HTML with a specially crafted button that, when clicked by the target user, will take actions on the target interface.

The log viewing function on Windows-based systems is affected.

Systems with the "Accept connections only from the ePO server" General Policy option disabled are affected.

Impact:   A remote user can conduct click-jacking attacks to take actions on the target site acting as the target user.
Solution:   The vendor has issued a fix (4.8.0 Patch 3, 5.0.1 [pending]) in February 2015.

The vendor's advisory is available at:

Vendor URL: (Links to External Site)
Cause:   Access control error
Underlying OS:  Windows (Any)

Message History:   None.

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