Symantec pcAnywhere awhost32 Denial of Service (SYM12-003)

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Synopsis :

An application installed on the remote host is affected by a denial of
service vulnerability.

Description :

The version of Symantec pcAnywhere installed on the remote host is
potentially affected by a denial of service vulnerability. Unexpected
input to the awhost32 service could destabilize the service, causing
it to crash.

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?671e3799

Solution :

Apply the hotfix referenced in the Symantec advisory or upgrade to
pcAnywhere 12.5 SP4, pcAnywhere Solution 12.6.7, or later.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 4.1
(CVSS2#E:F/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Windows

Nessus Plugin ID: 58204 ()

Bugtraq ID: 52094

CVE ID: CVE-2012-0292

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