CVE-2021-31851

Published on: 11/23/2021 12:00:00 AM UTC

Last Modified on: 11/29/2021 05:43:00 PM UTC

CVSS:3.1/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:C/C:L/I:L/A:N

Certain versions of Policy Auditor from Mcafee contain the following vulnerability:

A Reflected Cross-Site Scripting vulnerability in McAfee Policy Auditor prior to 6.5.2 allows a remote unauthenticated attacker to inject arbitrary web script or HTML via the profileNodeID request parameters. The malicious script is reflected unmodified into the Policy Auditor web-based interface which could lead to the extraction of end user session token or login credentials. These may be used to access additional security-critical applications or conduct arbitrary cross-domain requests.

  • CVE-2021-31851 has been assigned by URL Logo [email protected] to track the vulnerability - currently rated as MEDIUM severity.
  • Affected Vendor/Software: URL Logo McAfee,LLC - McAfee Policy Auditor version < 6.5.2

CVSS3 Score: 6.1 - MEDIUM

Attack
Vector
Attack
Complexity
Privileges
Required
User
Interaction
NETWORK LOW NONE REQUIRED
Scope Confidentiality
Impact
Integrity
Impact
Availability
Impact
CHANGED LOW LOW NONE

CVSS2 Score: 4.3 - MEDIUM

Access
Vector
Access
Complexity
Authentication
NETWORK MEDIUM NONE
Confidentiality
Impact
Integrity
Impact
Availability
Impact
NONE PARTIAL NONE

CVE References

Description Tags Link
Security Bulletin - Policy Auditor update fixes two vulnerabilities (CVE-2021-31851, CVE-2021-31852) kc.mcafee.com
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URL Logo CONFIRM kc.mcafee.com/corporate/index?page=content&id=SB10372

Known Affected Configurations (CPE V2.3)

Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
ApplicationMcafeePolicy AuditorAllAllAllAll
  • cpe:2.3:a:mcafee:policy_auditor:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:

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