Symantec AntiVirus Scan Engine Web Service Administrative Interface Buffer Overflow

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Synopsis :

The remote host has software installed that is affected by a buffer
overflow vulnerability.

Description :

The remote host has a version of Symantec AntiVirus Scan Engine
installed that is affected by a buffer overflow vulnerability in the
web-based administrative interface. By sending a specially crafted
request, a remote attacker may be able to execute arbitrary code.

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?5ceacdf3

Solution :

Upgrade to Symantec AntiVirus Scan Engine 4.3.12 or later.

Risk factor :

Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 8.1
(CVSS2#E:U/RL:W/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Windows

Nessus Plugin ID: 67229 ()

Bugtraq ID: 15001

CVE ID: CVE-2005-2758

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