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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2009-1491

McAfee GroupShield for Microsoft Exchange on Exchange Server 2000, and possibly other anti-virus or anti-spam products from McAfee or other vendors, does not scan X- headers for malicious content, which allows remote attackers to bypass virus detection via a crafted message, as demonstrated by a message with an X-Testing header and no message body.
Publish Date : 2009-05-05 Last Update Date : 2009-05-19
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
9.3
Confidentiality Impact Complete (There is total information disclosure, resulting in all system files being revealed.)
Integrity Impact Complete (There is a total compromise of system integrity. There is a complete loss of system protection, resulting in the entire system being compromised.)
Availability Impact Complete (There is a total shutdown of the affected resource. The attacker can render the resource completely unavailable.)
Access Complexity Medium (The access conditions are somewhat specialized. Some preconditions must be satistified to exploit)
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s) Bypass a restriction or similar
CWE ID 20

- Products Affected By CVE-2009-1491

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Mcafee Groupshield Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Mcafee Groupshield 1

- References For CVE-2009-1491

http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/50354
XF groupshield-xheaders-security-bypass(50354)
http://www.nmrc.org/~thegnome/blog/apr09/

- Vulnerability Conditions

Vulnerability is valid if product versions listed below are used TOGETHER WITH(AND)

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2009-1491

There are not any metasploit modules related to this vulnerability (Please visit www.metasploit.com for more information)


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