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Vulnerability of FortiClient for Mac OS: information disclosure via Console Window Clear Text Password

Synthesis of the vulnerability 

An attacker can bypass access restrictions to data via Console Window Clear Text Password of FortiClient for Mac OS, in order to obtain sensitive information.
Impacted systems: FortiClient.
Severity of this alert: 2/4.
Creation date: 08/11/2019.
Références of this alert: CERTFR-2019-AVI-549, CVE-2019-15704, FG-IR-19-227, VIGILANCE-VUL-30821.

Description of the vulnerability 

An attacker can bypass access restrictions to data via Console Window Clear Text Password of FortiClient for Mac OS, in order to obtain sensitive information.
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This security weakness impacts software or systems such as FortiClient.

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

The trust level is of type confirmed by the editor, with an origin of physical access.

An attacker with a expert ability can exploit this threat.

Solutions for this threat 

FortiClient for Mac OS: versions 6.0.8 and 6.2.1.
Versions 6.0.8 and 6.2.1 are fixed:
  https://fortinet.com/
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