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Category:   Application (Generic)  >   McAfee Agent Vendors:   McAfee
McAfee Agent Log Viewer Input Validation Flaw Lets Remote Users Traverse the Directory to View Files on the Target System
SecurityTracker Alert ID:  1033450
SecurityTracker URL:
CVE Reference:   CVE-2015-7237   (Links to External Site)
Updated:  Sep 23 2015
Original Entry Date:  Sep 2 2015
Impact:   Disclosure of system information, Disclosure of user information
Fix Available:  Yes  Vendor Confirmed:  Yes  
Version(s): 5.0.0, 5.0.1
Description:   A vulnerability was reported in McAfee Agent. A remote user can view files on the target system.

The remote log viewing function does not properly validate user-supplied input. A remote user can supply a specially crafted request to view files on target system other than the log files.

Impact:   A remote user can view files on the target system.
Solution:   The vendor has issued a fix (5.0.2).

The vendor's advisory is available at:

Vendor URL: (Links to External Site)
Cause:   Input validation error
Underlying OS:  Linux (Any), UNIX (macOS/OS X), UNIX (Solaris - SunOS), Windows (Any)

Message History:   None.

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