Symantec Encryption Desktop Multiple DoS Vulnerabilities

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Synopsis :

The remote host has an application installed that is affected by
multiple denial of service vulnerabilities.

Description :

The remote host has a version of Symantec Encryption Desktop
(formerly PGP Desktop) installed that is affected by two denial of
service vulnerabilities due to improper handling of data when parsing
specifically formatted certificates. An attacker could potentially
exploit this vulnerability by tricking a user into attempting to parse
a specially crafted certificate in order to cause an application

See also :

Solution :

Apply Symantec Encryption Desktop 10.3.2 maintenance pack 1.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.3
CVSS Temporal Score : 3.7
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Windows

Nessus Plugin ID: 73689 ()

Bugtraq ID: 67016

CVE ID: CVE-2014-1646

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