Symantec Critical System Protection for Windows Security Bypass (SYM14-008)

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Synopsis :

The remote windows host has a security application installed that is
potentially affected by a security bypass vulnerability.

Description :

The version of Symantec Critical System Protection installed on the
remote Windows host is a version prior to 5.2.9. It is, therefore,
potentially affected by a security bypass vulnerability. The default
policy settings are affected by a policy bypass when installed on an
unpatched Windows host.

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?015c1586

Solution :

Upgrade to Symantec Critical System Protection 5.2.9 or later.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.6
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:H/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.6
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Windows

Nessus Plugin ID: 73947 ()

Bugtraq ID: 67161

CVE ID: CVE-2013-5016

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