CVE-2015-8986

Current Description

Sandbox detection evasion vulnerability in hardware appliances in McAfee (now Intel Security) Advanced Threat Defense (MATD) 3.4.2.32 and earlier allows attackers to detect the sandbox environment, then bypass proper malware detection resulting in failure to detect a malware file (false-negative) via specially crafted malware.

Basic Data

PublishedMarch 14, 2017
Last ModifiedMarch 23, 2017
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Data TypeCVE
Data FormatMITRE
Data Version4.0
Problem TypeCWE-254
CVE Data Version4.0

Base Metric V2

CVSS 2 - Version2.0
CVSS 2 - Vector StringAV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N
CVSS 2 - Access VectorNETWORK
CVSS 2 - Access ComplexityMEDIUM
CVSS 2 - AuthenticationNONE
CVSS 2 - Confidentiality ImpactNONE
CVSS 2 - Availability ImpactNONE
CVSS 2 - Base Score4.3
SeverityMEDIUM
Exploitability Score8.6
Impact Score2.9
Obtain All Privilegefalse
Obtain User Privilegefalse
Obtain Other Privilegefalse

Base Metric V3

CVSS 3 - Version3.0
CVSS 3 - Vector StringCVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:N/I:H/A:N
CVSS 3 - Attack VectorLOCAL
CVSS 3 - Attack ComplexityLOW
CVSS 3 - Privileges RequiredNONE
CVSS 3 - User InteractionREQUIRED
CVSS 3 - ScopeUNCHANGED
CVSS 3 - Confidentiality ImpactNONE
CVSS 3 - Integrity ImpactHIGH
CVSS 3 - Availability ImpactNONE
CVSS 3 - Base Score5.5
CVSS 3 - Base SeverityMEDIUM
Exploitability Score1.8
Base SeverityMEDIUM

Configurations

  • OR - Configuration 1
    Cpe VersionPartVendorProductVersionUpdateEditionLanguageSW EditionTarget SWTarget HWOtherVersion Start IncludingVersion End IncludingVersion Start ExcludingVersion End Excluding
    2.3ApplicationMcafeeAdvanced Threat Defense********3.4.2.32

Vulnerable Software List

VendorProductVersions
Mcafee Advanced Threat Defense *

References

NameSourceURLTags
https://kc.mcafee.com/corporate/index?page=content&id=SB10096https://kc.mcafee.com/corporate/index?page=content&id=SB10096CONFIRMMitigation Vendor Advisory