Altiris Deployment Solution Agent < 6.9.176 Multiple Local Vulnerabilities

This script is Copyright (C) 2008-2016 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote Windows host has a program that is affected by multiple
vulnerabilities.

Description :

The version of the Altiris Deployment Solution Agent installed on the
remote host reportedly is affected by several issues :

- A local user could access a privileged command prompt
via the Agent's user interface (CVE-2008-2290).

- A local user could leverage a GUI tooltip to access a
privileged command prompt (CVE-2008-2289).

- A local user can modify or delete several registry keys
used by the application, resulting in unauthorized
access to system information or disruption of service
(CVE-2008-2288).

- A local user with access to the install directory of
Deployment Solution could replace application
components, which might then run with administrative
privileges on an affected system (CVE-2008-2287).

See also :

http://www.symantec.com/avcenter/security/Content/2008.05.14a.html

Solution :

Upgrade to Altiris Deployment Solution 6.9.176 or later and update
Agents.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.2
(CVSS2#AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.3
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Windows

Nessus Plugin ID: 32322 (altiris_aclient_6_9_176.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 29194
29196
29197
29218

CVE ID: CVE-2008-2287
CVE-2008-2288
CVE-2008-2289
CVE-2008-2290

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