Altiris Deployment Solution Agent < 6.9.355 Local Privilege Escalation (SYM08-019)

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Synopsis :

The remote Windows host has a program that is affected by a local
privilege escalation vulnerability.

Description :

The version of the Altiris Deployment Solution Agent installed on the
remote host is affected by a local privilege escalation issue.
Successful exploitation of this issue could allow an authorized
non-privileged user to gain local system access on the client system.

See also :

http://www.symantec.com/avcenter/security/Content/2008.10.20a.html

Solution :

Upgrade to Altiris Deployment Solution 6.9 Build 355 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 : false

Family: Windows

Nessus Plugin ID: 34963 (altiris_deployment_solution_client_agent_6_9_355.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 31766

CVE ID: CVE-2008-6827

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