Symantec Management Console Multiple XSS and XXE Vulnerabilities (SYM17-005)

High Nessus Plugin ID 102203


The Symantec Management Console on the target host is affected by multiple XSS and XXE vulnerabilities.


The version of Symantec Manager Console running on the remote host is earlier then ITM 8.1 RU1, ITMS 8.0_POST_HF6 or ITMS 7.6_POST_HF7 and is therefore affected by multiple cross-site scripting (XSS) and XML External Entity (XXE) processing vulnerabilities.


Upgrade to Symantec Management Console ITMS 8.1 RU1 or later or apply patches ITMS 8.0_POST_HF6 and ITMS 7.6_POST_HF7.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 102203

File Name: symantec_management_console_xss_xxe.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.3 $

Type: local

Agent: windows

Family: Windows

Published: 2017/08/04

Modified: 2017/11/30

Dependencies: 102204

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 7.5

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P


Base Score: 8.3

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:C/C:L/I:L/A:L

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:symantec:altiris_it_management_suite

Required KB Items: installed_sw/Symantec Management Console, Settings/ParanoidReport, SMB/Registry/Enumerated

Patch Publication Date: 2017/06/19

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2017/02/26

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2017-6322, CVE-2017-6323