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Vulnerability of Check Point Endpoint Security MI: certificate not checked

Synthesis of the vulnerability 

An attacker can access to the Check Point Endpoint Security MI service, without using a certificate.
Vulnerable products: CheckPoint Endpoint Security.
Severity of this weakness: 2/4.
Creation date: 20/12/2013.
Références of this bulletin: BID-65135, CVE-2013-7304, sk97784, VIGILANCE-VUL-13968.

Description of the vulnerability 

The Endpoint Security MI Server R73 product can be configured to validate certificates.

However, this configuration directive is ignored, so certificates are not checked.

An attacker can therefore access to the Check Point Endpoint Security MI service, without using a certificate.
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This cybersecurity vulnerability impacts software or systems such as CheckPoint Endpoint Security.

Our Vigil@nce team determined that the severity of this vulnerability is medium.

The trust level is of type confirmed by the editor, with an origin of internet client.

An attacker with a expert ability can exploit this weakness alert.

Solutions for this threat 

Check Point Endpoint Security MI: hotfix.
A hotfix is available in information sources.
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