Credant Mobile Guardian Shield for Windows 188.8.131.52 and earlier stores account names and passwords in plaintext in memory, which allows local users to obtain sensitive information by (1) reading the paging file or (2) dumping and searching the memory image. NOTE: This issue crosses privilege boundaries because the product is intended to protect the data on a stolen computer.
CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
Impact Subscore: 6.4
Exploitability Subscore: 3.9
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Locally exploitable
Access Complexity: Low
Authentication: Not required to exploit
Impact Type: Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows unauthorized modification; Allows disruption of service
This issue is addressed in patch version 184.108.40.206 of this product.
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US-CERT Vulnerability Note:
20070524 Vulnerability in Credant Mobile Guardian Shield for Windows
Advisory; Patch Information
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