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CVE-2019-6143 Detail

Current Description

Forcepoint Next Generation Firewall (Forcepoint NGFW) 6.4.x before 6.4.7, 6.5.x before 6.5.4, and 6.6.x before 6.6.2 has a serious authentication vulnerability that potentially allows unauthorized users to bypass password authentication and access services protected by the NGFW Engine. The vulnerability affects the following NGFW features when the LDAP authentication method is used as the backend authentication: IPsec VPN, SSL VPN or Browser-based user authentication. The vulnerability does not apply when any other backend authentication is used. The RADIUS authentication method is not vulnerable, for example.

Source:  MITRE
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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score: 9.1 CRITICAL
Vector:  CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:N

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Hyperlink Resource
https://support.forcepoint.com/KBArticle?id=000017474 Vendor Advisory

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-287 Improper Authentication NIST  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:forcepoint:next_generation_firewall:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
From (including)
6.4.0
Up to (including)
6.4.6
 cpe:2.3:a:forcepoint:next_generation_firewall:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
From (including)
6.5.0
Up to (including)
6.5.3
 cpe:2.3:a:forcepoint:next_generation_firewall:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
From (including)
6.6.0
Up to (including)
6.6.1


Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2019-6143
NVD Published Date:
08/20/2019
NVD Last Modified:
08/30/2019