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CVE-2018-9195 Detail

Current Description

Use of a hardcoded cryptographic key in the FortiGuard services communication protocol may allow a Man in the middle with knowledge of the key to eavesdrop on and modify information (URL/SPAM services in FortiOS 5.6, and URL/SPAM/AV services in FortiOS 6.0.; URL rating in FortiClient) sent and received from Fortiguard severs by decrypting these messages. Affected products include FortiClient for Windows 6.0.6 and below, FortiOS 6.0.7 and below, FortiClient for Mac OS 6.2.1 and below.

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:3.1/AV:N/AC:H/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:N/A:N

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Hyperlink Resource
https://fortiguard.com/advisory/FG-IR-18-100 Third Party Advisory

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-798 Use of Hard-coded Credentials NIST  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:fortinet:forticlient:*:*:*:*:*:windows:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
Up to (including)
6.0.6
 cpe:2.3:a:fortinet:forticlient:*:*:*:*:*:mac_os:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
Up to (including)
6.2.1
 cpe:2.3:o:fortinet:fortios:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
Up to (including)
6.0.6


Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2018-9195
NVD Published Date:
11/21/2019
NVD Last Modified:
11/27/2019