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CVE-2017-3969 Detail

Current Description

Abuse of communication channels vulnerability in the server in McAfee Network Security Management (NSM) before 8.2.7.42.2 allows man-in-the-middle attackers to decrypt messages via an inadequate implementation of SSL.

Source:  MITRE
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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score: 5.9 MEDIUM
Vector:  CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:H/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:N/A:N

Nist CVSS score does not match with CNA score
CNA:  McAfee
Base Score: 8.2 HIGH
Vector:  CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:L/UI:R/S:C/C:H/I:L/A:L

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Hyperlink Resource
https://kc.mcafee.com/corporate/index?page=content&id=SB10192 Vendor Advisory

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-417 Channel and Path Errors NIST  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:mcafee:network_security_manager:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
Up to (excluding)
8.2.7.42.2


Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2017-3969
NVD Published Date:
04/04/2018
NVD Last Modified:
10/09/2019