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Vulnerability of McAfee Network Security Manager: privilege escalation via Expired GUI Sessions

Synthesis of the vulnerability 

An attacker can bypass restrictions via Expired GUI Sessions of McAfee Network Security Manager, in order to escalate his privileges.
Vulnerable products: McAfee NSM.
Severity of this weakness: 3/4.
Creation date: 21/03/2019.
Références of this bulletin: CVE-2019-3597, SB10275, VIGILANCE-VUL-28800.

Description of the vulnerability 

An attacker can bypass restrictions via Expired GUI Sessions of McAfee Network Security Manager, in order to escalate his privileges.
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This threat bulletin impacts software or systems such as McAfee NSM.

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

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.

Solutions for this threat 

McAfee Network Security Manager: versions 9.1.7.75.2 and 9.2.7.31.
Versions 9.1.7.75.2 and 9.2.7.31 are fixed:
  http://www.mcafee.com/us/downloads/downloads.aspx
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