Credant Mobile Guardian Shield paging file information disclosure

mobileguardianshield-paging-info-disclosure (34487) The risk level is classified as LowLow Risk

Description:

Credant Mobile Guardian Shield could allow a local attacker to obtain sensitive information. The paging file, operating system files, and slack space are stored in plaintext. An attacker could exploit this vulnerability to view system memory and Windows Domain credentials.

*CVSS:

Base Score: 2.5
  Access Vector: Local
  Access Complexity: Low
  Authentication: Not Required
  Confidentiality Impact: Partial
  Integrity Impact: None
  Availability Impact: None
 
Temporal Score: 1.8
  Exploitability: Unproven
  Remediation Level: Official-Fix
  Report Confidence: Confirmed

Consequences:

Obtain Information

Remedy:

Contact vendor for the latest version of Credant Mobile Guardian Shield (5.2.1.125 or later), available from the Credant Customer Support Web site. See References.

References:

  • BugTraq Mailing List, Thu May 24 2007 - 08:23:44 CDT : Vulnerability in Credant Mobile Guardian Shield for Windows.
  • Credant Customer Support Web site: Credant Customer Support :: Be Mobile Be Secure.
  • BID-24139: Credant Mobile Guardian Shield Information Disclosure Vulnerability
  • CVE-2007-2883: Credant Mobile Guardian Shield for Windows 5.2.1.105 and earlier stores account names and passwords in plaintext in memory, which allows local users to obtain sensitive information by (1) reading the paging file or (2) dumping and searching the memory image. NOTE: This issue crosses privilege boundaries because the product is intended to protect the data on a stolen computer.
  • OSVDB ID: 36524: Credant Mobile Guardian Shield for Windows Cleartext Credential Disclosure
  • SA25410: Credant Mobile Guardian Shield for Windows Information Disclosure
  • US-CERT VU#821865: CREDANT Mobile Guardian Shield fails to remove credentials from memory

Platforms Affected:

  • CREDANT Technologies Mobile Guardian for Windows 5.2.1.105

Reported:

May 24, 2007

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