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jeudi 13 décembre 2018

McAfee Agent up to 5.0.6/5.5.1 Code Execution [CVE-2018-6707]

A vulnerability was found in McAfee Agent up to 5.0.6/5.5.1. It has been declared as critical. This vulnerability affects an unknown function. The manipulation with an unknown input leads to a privilege escalation vulnerability (Code Execution). The CWE definition for the vulnerability is CWE-269. As an impact it is known to affect confidentiality, integrity, and availability.

The weakness was presented 12/14/2018. The advisory is available at kc.mcafee.com. This vulnerability was named CVE-2018-6707 since 02/06/2018. Local access is required to approach this attack. A single authentication is necessary for exploitation. The technical details are unknown and an exploit is not available. The structure of the vulnerability defines a possible price range of USD $5k-$25k at the moment (estimation calculated on 12/14/2018).

There is no information about possible countermeasures known. It may be suggested to replace the affected object with an alternative product.

See 127923 and 127924 for similar entries.

CPE

CVSSv3

VulDB Meta Base Score: 5.3
VulDB Meta Temp Score: 5.3

VulDB Base Score: 5.3
VulDB Temp Score: 5.3
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CVSSv2

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Exploiting

Class: Privilege escalation / Code Execution (CWE-269)
Local: Yes
Remote: No

Availability: No

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Threat Intelligence

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Countermeasures

Recommended: no mitigation known
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Timeline

02/06/2018 CVE assigned
12/14/2018 Advisory disclosed
12/14/2018 VulDB entry created
12/14/2018 VulDB last update

Sources

Advisory: kc.mcafee.com

CVE: CVE-2018-6707 (🔒)
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Entry

Created: 12/14/2018
Updated: 12/14/2018
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