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Vulnerability of McAfee Network Security Manager: Cross Site Request Forgery of User Management

Synthesis of the vulnerability 

An attacker can trigger a Cross Site Request Forgery in User Management of McAfee Network Security Manager, in order to change user accounts.
Impacted systems: McAfee NSM.
Severity of this alert: 2/4.
Creation date: 25/07/2014.
Références of this alert: CVE-2014-2390, SB10081, VIGILANCE-VUL-15101.

Description of the vulnerability 

The McAfee Network Security Manager product offers a web service.

However, the origin of queries is not checked. They can for example originate from an image included in an HTML document.

An attacker can therefore trigger a Cross Site Request Forgery in User Management of McAfee Network Security Manager, in order to change user accounts.
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This threat note impacts software or systems such as McAfee NSM.

Our Vigil@nce team determined that the severity of this cybersecurity note 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 vulnerability note.

Solutions for this threat 

McAfee Network Security Manager: fixed versions for User Management.
Fixed versions are indicated in information sources.
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