Symantec Mail Security KeyView PRZ Processing Buffer Overflow

This script is Copyright (C) 2011-2016 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote Windows host has an application that is affected by a
buffer overflow vulnerability.

Description :

The file attachment filter component included with the instance of
Symantec Mail Security installed on the remote Windows host is
reportedly affected by a buffer overflow vulnerability that can be
triggered when handling attachments of various types.

By sending an email with a specially crafted attachment through a
vulnerable server, an attacker may be able to execute arbitrary code
subject to the privileges under which the affected daemon runs.

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?ef26d036

Solution :

If using Symantec Mail Security for Domino, upgrade to version 7.5.11
/ 8.0.8.

If using Symantec Mail Security for Microsoft Exchange, upgrade to
version 6.0.12 / 6.5.5.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 8.1
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Windows

Nessus Plugin ID: 55047 ()

Bugtraq ID: 48013

CVE ID: CVE-2011-0548

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