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AUSCERT External Security Bulletin Redistribution
Console window of FortiClient for Mac OS displays password in clear-text
11 November 2019
AusCERT Security Bulletin Summary
Operating System: Mac OS
Impact/Access: Access Confidential Data -- Existing Account
CVE Names: CVE-2019-15704
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Console window of FortiClient for Mac OS displays password in clear-text.
IR Number : FG-IR-19-227
Date : Nov 08, 2019
Risk : 2/5
Impact : Information Disclosure
CVE ID : CVE-2019-15704
CVE ID : CVE-2019-15704
A clear text storage of sensitive information vulnerability in FortiClient for
Mac may allow a local attacker to read sensitive information logged in the
console window when the user connects to an SSL VPN Gateway.
FortiClient for Mac OS version 6.2.0 and below.
FortiClient for Mac OS version 6.0.7 and below.
Please upgrade to FortiClient for Mac OS version 6.2.1 and above.
Please upgrade to FortiClient for Mac OS version 6.0.8 and above.
Fortinet is pleased to thank Raymond Lopez and Mihai Florea for reporting this
issue under responsible disclosure and for helping us make our products more
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