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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2012-4597

Cross-site scripting (XSS) vulnerability in McAfee Email and Web Security (EWS) 5.5 through Patch 6 and 5.6 through Patch 3, and McAfee Email Gateway (MEG) 7.0.0 and 7.0.1, allows remote attackers to inject arbitrary web script or HTML via vectors related to the McAfee Security Appliance Management Console/Dashboard.
Publish Date : 2012-08-22 Last Update Date : 2017-08-29
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
Confidentiality Impact None (There is no impact to the confidentiality of the system.)
Integrity Impact Partial (Modification of some system files or information is possible, but the attacker does not have control over what can be modified, or the scope of what the attacker can affect is limited.)
Availability Impact None (There is no impact to the availability of the system.)
Access Complexity Medium (The access conditions are somewhat specialized. Some preconditions must be satistified to exploit)
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s) Cross Site Scripting

- Products Affected By CVE-2012-4597

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Mcafee Email And Web Security 5.5 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Mcafee Email And Web Security 5.6 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Mcafee Email Gateway 7.0.0 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Mcafee Email Gateway 7.0.1 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Mcafee Email And Web Security 2
Mcafee Email Gateway 2

- References For CVE-2012-4597
XF mcafee-ews-xss(77979)

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2012-4597

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