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McAfee Common Management Agent Directory Traversal Vulnerability

Vulnerability Assessment Summary
Checks version of Common Management Agent

Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Assessment

Summary :

The remote web server is prone to a directory traversal vulnerability.

Description :

The remote host is running a Common Management Agent, a component of
the ePolicy Orchestrator system security management solution from
McAfee.

According to its banner, the Common Management Agent on the remote
host can be used by an anonymous attacker to gain write access to any
file on the affected host with SYSTEM rights.

See also :

http://research.eeye.com/html/advisories/published/AD20060713.html
http://knowledge.mcafee.com/article/640/9925498_f.SAL_Public.html

Solution :

Upgrade to version 3.5.5 or later of the Common Management Agent as
discussed in the vendor advisory above.

Network Security Threat Level:

Low / CVSS Base Score : 2.3
(AV:R/AC:L/Au:NR/C:N/I:P/A:N/B:N)

Networks Security ID: 18979

Vulnerability Assessment Copyright: This script is Copyright (C) 2006 Tenable Network Security

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