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CVE-2012-6452 Axway Secure Messenger Username Disclosure

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Product: Axway Email Firewall Component: Secure Messenger Vendor: Axway Vulnerable Version(s): 6.5 and earlier on the Email Firewall (EMF) platform only Tested Version: 6.3.2 (Build 4230) Vendor Notification: December 8, 2012 Vendor Patch: Secure Messenger version 6.5.0 Updated Release 7 Public Disclosure: January 17, 2013 Vulnerability Type: Username Disclosure CVE Reference: CVE-2012-6452 Solution Status: Fixed by Vendor Credit: Jason Doyle / FishNet Security Advisory Details: When authenticating to Secure Messenger on Axway's Email Firewall, vulnerable versions return different HTTP header responses for users that exist and users that do not exist when an incorrect password is supplied. Specifically, two (2) JSESSIONIDs are returned for valid users, and one (1) for invalid users. Solution: Upgrade to Secure Messenger version 6.5 Updated Release 7, or migrate to Axway MailGate 5.2.0 (or later) for the equivalent functionality. Contact: support.axway.com


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