Symantec Endpoint Protection Manager Java Object Deserialization RCE (SYM15-011)

This script is Copyright (C) 2015-2016 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

An application running on the remote host is affected by an arbitrary
command execution vulnerability.

Description :

The remote Symantec Endpoint Protection Manager server is affected by
a remote command execution vulnerability due to unsafe deserialize
calls of unauthenticated Java objects to the Apache Commons
Collections (ACC) library. An unauthenticated, remote attacker can
exploit this, by sending a crafted multipart HTTP POST request, to
execute arbitrary commands on the target host.

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?57787e75
http://www.nessus.org/u?e0204f30

Solution :

Upgrade to Symantec Endpoint Protection Manager 12.1 RU6 MP3 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 : 8.3
(CVSS2#E:F/RL:OF/RC:ND)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Web Servers

Nessus Plugin ID: 87505 ()

Bugtraq ID: 77494

CVE ID: CVE-2015-6554

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