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The remote Windows host has an ActiveX control that can be used to
download and execute arbitrary code.
The version of the LaunchObj ActiveX control, a component included with
Symantec AppStream Client / Altiris Streaming Agent and installed on the
remote Windows host, reportedly contains a number of unsafe methods,
such as 'installAppMgr()', that can be used to download and execute
arbitrary code. If an attacker can trick a user on the affected host
into viewing a specially crafted HTML document, he can leverage these
issues to execute arbitrary code on the affected system subject to the
See also :
Upgrade to Symantec AppStream Client 5.2.2 SP3 MP1 or later and verify
that the version of the control is 188.8.131.525 or later.
Risk factor :
High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
CVSS Temporal Score : 7.7
Public Exploit Available : true