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Category:   Device (Intrusion Detection)  >   McAfee Network Security Manager (IntruShield) Vendors:   McAfee
McAfee Network Security Manager Web Interface Bug Lets Remote Authenticated Users Gain Elevated Privileges
SecurityTracker Alert ID:  1040036
SecurityTracker URL:
CVE Reference:   CVE-2016-8029   (Links to External Site)
Date:  Dec 21 2017
Impact:   User access via network
Fix Available:  Yes  Vendor Confirmed:  Yes  
Version(s): prior to
Description:   A vulnerability was reported in McAfee Network Security Manager. A remote authenticated user can gain elevated privileges.

A remote authenticated user can supply a specially crafted HTTP request parameter to exploit a flaw in the web interface and gain elevated privileges on the target system.

Tomasz Klicki from COMP S.A. reported this vulnerability.

Impact:   A remote authenticated user can gain elevated privileges on the target system.
Solution:   The vendor has issued a fix (, [disclosed in November 2017].

The vendor advisory is available at:

Vendor URL: (Links to External Site)
Cause:   Access control error

Message History:   None.

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