Symantec Workspace Streaming < 7.5 SP1 XMLRPC Request Remote Code Execution (SYM14-009)

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Synopsis :

The remote host has software installed that is affected by a remote
code execution vulnerability.

Description :

The version of Symantec Workspace Streaming server (formerly known as
Altiris Streaming System) installed on the remote Windows host is
affected by a remote code execution vulnerability. This issue is
caused by improper validation of HTTPS XMLRPC requests by the
Management Agent (as_agent.exe) component. A remote, unauthenticated
attacker could exploit this issue to execute arbitrary code.

See also :

http://www.zerodayinitiative.com/advisories/ZDI-14-127/
http://www.nessus.org/u?29fe896e

Solution :

Upgrade to 7.5 SP1 or higher.

Risk factor :

Critical / CVSS Base Score : 10.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 8.3
(CVSS2#E:F/RL:OF/RC:ND)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Windows

Nessus Plugin ID: 74153 ()

Bugtraq ID: 67189

CVE ID: CVE-2014-1649

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