Intel Common Base Agent CreateProcessA() Function Remote Command Execution

This script is Copyright (C) 2009-2016 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

The remote service seems to allow execution of arbitrary commands.

Description :

The remote host seems to be running a version of the Intel LANDesk
Common Base Agent (CBA) that allows the contents of a specially
crafted packet to be passed as an argument to 'CreateProcessA()' to be
executed on the remote host with SYSTEM privileges.

See also :

Solution :

If using Symantec AntiVirus Corporate Edition, Symantec Client
Security, or Symantec Endpoint Protection, apply the appropriate
update as described in Symantec's advisory referenced above.

Otherwise, contact the application's vendor for an update.

Risk factor :

Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0
CVSS Temporal Score : 8.3
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Windows

Nessus Plugin ID: 38664 (landesk_cba_createprocessa_cmd_exec.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 34671

CVE ID: CVE-2009-1429

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