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Vulnerability of Forcepoint Email Security: privilege escalation via Password Reset Link Expiration

Synthesis of the vulnerability 

An attacker can bypass restrictions via Password Reset Link Expiration of Forcepoint Email Security, in order to escalate his privileges.
Impacted products: Forcepoint Email Security.
Severity of this bulletin: 2/4.
Creation date: 01/04/2019.
Références of this threat: 000016655, CVE-2018-16529, VIGILANCE-VUL-28905.

Description of the vulnerability 

An attacker can bypass restrictions via Password Reset Link Expiration of Forcepoint Email Security, in order to escalate his privileges.
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This weakness announce impacts software or systems such as Forcepoint Email Security.

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

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

An attacker with a expert ability can exploit this computer threat announce.

Solutions for this threat 

Forcepoint Email Security: patch for Password Reset Link Expiration.
A patch for the versiosn 8.5.0 and 8.5.3 is available:
  https://support.forcepoint.com/Downloads
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