McAfee Endpoint Security/Global Threat Intelligence up to 10.7.0 on Windows DNS cleartext transmission

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A vulnerability was found in McAfee Endpoint Security and Global Threat Intelligence up to 10.7.0 on Windows and classified as problematic. Affected by this issue is some unknown processing of the component DNS Handler. The manipulation with an unknown input leads to a cleartext transmission vulnerability. Using CWE to declare the problem leads to CWE-319. The software transmits sensitive or security-critical data in cleartext in a communication channel that can be sniffed by unauthorized actors. Impacted is confidentiality.

The weakness was disclosed 04/15/2021 as SB10354. The advisory is available at This vulnerability is handled as CVE-2020-7308. The technical details are unknown and an exploit is not available. This vulnerability is assigned to T1040 by the MITRE ATT&CK project.

Upgrading to version 10.7.0 February 2021 Update eliminates this vulnerability.





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VulDB Meta Base Score: 3.7
VulDB Meta Temp Score: 3.6

VulDB Base Score: 3.7
VulDB Temp Score: 3.6
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Class: Cleartext transmission
CWE: CWE-319 / CWE-310
ATT&CK: T1040

Local: No
Remote: Yes

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Status: Not defined

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Recommended: Upgrade
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Upgrade: Endpoint Security/Global Threat Intelligence 10.7.0 February 2021 Update


01/21/2020 🔍
04/15/2021 +449 days 🔍
04/15/2021 +0 days 🔍
04/21/2021 +6 days 🔍



Advisory: SB10354
Status: Confirmed
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CVE: CVE-2020-7308 (🔍)


Created: 04/15/2021 07:43 PM
Updated: 04/21/2021 01:04 PM
Changes: 04/15/2021 07:43 PM (40), 04/21/2021 12:59 PM (6), 04/21/2021 01:04 PM (1)
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