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Symantec Messaging Gateway 10 Exposure of Stored AD Password Vulnerability

This module will grab the AD account saved in Symantec Messaging Gateway and then decipher it using the disclosed Symantec PBE key. Note that authentication is required in order to successfully grab the LDAP credentials, and you need at least a read account. Version 10.6.0-7 and earlier are affected

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Module Name



  • Fakhir Karim Reda <karim.fakhir [at]>




Module Options

To display the available options, load the module within the Metasploit console and run the commands 'show options' or 'show advanced':

msf > use auxiliary/scanner/http/symantec_brightmail_ldapcreds msf auxiliary(symantec_brightmail_ldapcreds) > show actions ...actions... msf auxiliary(symantec_brightmail_ldapcreds) > set ACTION <action-name> msf auxiliary(symantec_brightmail_ldapcreds) > show options and set options... msf auxiliary(symantec_brightmail_ldapcreds) > run