Symantec SONAR < 12.0.2 Security Bypass (SYMSA1494)

medium Nessus Plugin ID 130630


The Symantec SONAR installed on the remote host is affected by a security bypass vulnerability.


The version of Symantec SONAR installed on the remote host is prior to 12.0.2. It is, therefore, affected by a security bypass vulnerability due to a flaw the tamper protection. An authenticated attacker can exploit this, to circumvent tamper protection on the resident system.

Note that Nessus has not tested for this issue but has instead relied only on the application's self-reported version number.


Upgrade to Symantec SONAR version 12.0.2 or later.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 130630

File Name: symantec_sonar_symsa1494.nasl

Version: 1.2

Type: local

Agent: windows

Family: Windows

Published: 11/8/2019

Updated: 11/12/2019

Supported Sensors: Nessus Agent

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 5.2


Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 4.1

Temporal Score: 3

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

Temporal Vector: E:U/RL:OF/RC:C

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2019-12752


Risk Factor: Medium

Base Score: 6.1

Temporal Score: 5.3

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

Temporal Vector: E:U/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:symantec:sonar

Required KB Items: installed_sw/Symantec SONAR

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 10/24/2019

Vulnerability Publication Date: 10/24/2019

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2019-12752

BID: 110611

IAVA: 2019-A-0408