ASB-2019.0080 - [Win][Linux] McAfee Database Security: Increased privileges - Console/physical 2019-03-15

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                         AUSCERT Security Bulletin

                               ASB-2019.0080
                     McAfee Database Security updated
                               15 March 2019

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        AusCERT Security Bulletin Summary
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Product:              McAfee Database Security
Operating System:     Windows
                      Linux variants
Impact/Access:        Increased Privileges   -- Console/Physical
                      Access Privileged Data -- Console/Physical
Resolution:           Patch/Upgrade
CVE Names:            CVE-2019-3615  
Member content until: Sunday, April 14 2019

OVERVIEW

        McAfee has addressed a data leakage vulnerability in McAfee
        Database Security. [1]


IMPACT

        The vendor has provided the following information:
        
        "CVE-2019-3615
        Data Leakage Attacks vulnerability in the web interface in McAfee Database
        Security prior to the 4.6.6 March 2019 Update allows local users to expose
        passwords via autocompleting password fields in the admin browser logon screen.
        NOTE: The user needs to be logged on to the physical machine of the owner and
        access the browser on that user session for this vulnerability to be exposed.
        http://web.nvd.nist.gov/view/vuln/detailvulnId=CVE-2018-3615
        http://cve.mitre.org/cgi-bin/cvename.cginame=CVE-2018-3615" [1]


MITIGATION

        McAfee advises installing Database Security 4.6.6 March 2019 or later. [1]


REFERENCES

        [1] McAfee Security Bulletin - Database Security update fixes Data
            Leakage Attacks vulnerability
            https://kc.mcafee.com/corporate/index?page=content&id=SB10277

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