McAfee SaaS Endpoint Protection myCIOScn ActiveX control code execution

mcafee-saas-mycioscn-code-execution (69093) The risk level is classified as HighHigh Risk

Description:

The McAfee SaaS Endpoint Protection myCIOScn ActiveX control could allow a remote attacker to execute arbitrary code on the system. By persuading a victim to click on a specially-crafted link, a remote attacker could exploit this vulnerability using a cross-site scripting attack to overwrite a file and execute arbitrary code on the system with the privileges of the victim.

*CVSS:

Base Score: 9.3
  Access Vector: Network
  Access Complexity: Medium
  Authentication: None
  Confidentiality Impact: Complete
  Integrity Impact: Complete
  Availability Impact: Complete
 
Temporal Score: 6.9
  Exploitability: Unproven
  Remediation Level: Official-Fix
  Report Confidence: Confirmed

Consequences:

Gain Access

Remedy:

Refer to McAfee Security Bulletin ID: SB10016 for patch, upgrade or suggested workaround information. See References.

References:

  • McAfee Security Bulletin ID: SB10016: McAfee SaaS Endpoint Protection update fixes multiple ActiveX issues.
  • TPTI-11-13: McAfee SaaS myCIOScn.dll Scan Method Script Injection Remote Code Execution Vulnerability.
  • BID-49087: McAfee SaaS Endpoint Protection 'myCIOScn' ActiveX Remote Code Execution Vulnerability
  • CVE-2011-3007: The myCIOScn ActiveX control (myCIOScn.dll) in McAfee SaaS Endpoint Protection 5.2.1 and earlier allows remote attackers to write to arbitrary files by specifying an arbitrary filename in the MyCioScan.Scan.ReportFile parameter, as demonstrated by injecting script into a log file and executing arbitrary code using the MyCioScan.Scan.Start method.
  • OSVDB ID: 74513: McAfee SaaS Endpoint Protection myCIOScn.dll ActiveX MyCioScan.Scan.Start Method Arbitrary Code Execution
  • SA45506: McAfee SaaS Endpoint Protection ActiveX Controls Two Vulnerabilities

Platforms Affected:

  • McAfee SaaS Endpoint Protection 5.2.1

Reported:

Aug 04, 2011

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