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Hotfixes Resolve ePO Vulnerability

A vulnerability in ePolicy Orchestrator (ePO) has been discovered and resolved.

  • ePO 5.1.3 and earlier
  • ePO 5.3.2 and earlier
  • ePO 5.9.0 and earlier
The vulnerability is remediated in these versions:
  • ePO 5.1.3: hotfix EPO513HF1193124
  • ePO 5.3.1: hotfix EPO531HF1194398
  • ePO 5.3.2: hotfix EPO532HF1193123
  • ePO 5.9.0: hotfix EPO590HF1193951
NOTE: Users of ePO 5.1.0, 5.1.1, and 5.1.2 must upgrade to ePO 5.1.3, 5.3.2, or 5.3.1 and then apply the appropriate hotfix.

  • CVE-2017-3980 (CVSS: 7.6; Severity: High) A directory traversal vulnerability in the ePO Extension in ePO 5.9.0, 5.3.2, and 5.1.3 (and earlier) allows remote authenticated users to execute a command of their choice via an authenticated ePO session.
McAfee recommends that all customers verify that they have applied the latest updates. Impacted users should install the relevant patches or hotfixes. For full instructions and information, see Knowledge Base article SB10196, McAfee Security Bulletin - ePolicy Orchestrator update fixes directory traversal vulnerability (CVE-2017-3980) (https://kc.mcafee.com/corporate/index?page=content&id=SB10196)

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