Vulnerability Details

McAfee SaaS Endpoint Protection ActiveX Controls Multiple Code Execution Vulnerabilities

Published: 2011-08-31 08:37:30
CVE Author: NIST National Vulnerability Database

CVSS Base Vector:
AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P

Detection Type:
Windows Registry

Impact:
Successful exploitation could allow attackers to execute arbitrary code in the context of the application running the ActiveX control.

Affected Versions:
McAfee SaaS Endpoint Protection version 5.2.1 and prior.

Technical Details:
- An error within the MyASUtil ActiveX control (MyAsUtil5.2.0.603.dll) when processing the 'CreateSecureObject()' method can be exploited to inject and execute arbitrary commands. - The insecure 'Start()' method within the MyCioScan ActiveX control (myCIOScn.dll) can be exploited to write to arbitrary files in the context of the currently logged-on user.

Recommendations:
Upgrade to McAfee SaaS Endpoint Protection version 5.2.2 or later.

Summary:
This host is installed with McAfee SaaS Endpoint Protection and is prone to multiple code execution vulnerabilities.

Solution Type:
Vendor Patch

NIST (National Institute of Standards and Technology) NVD (National Vulnerability Database)

https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2011-3006
https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2011-3007

SecurityFocus Bugtraq ID:

https://www.securityfocus.com/bid/49087

References:

http://secunia.com/advisories/45506
http://securitytracker.com/id/1025890
https://kc.mcafee.com/corporate/index?page=content&id=SB10016
http://www.mcafeeasap.com/

Severity
Medium
CVSS Score
6.8
Published
2011-08-31
Modified
2018-10-22
Category
General

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