Altiris Deployment Solution Aclient Process (aclient.exe) Log File Viewer Local Privilege Escalation
High Nessus Plugin ID 25904
SynopsisThe remote Windows host has a program that is prone to a local privilege escalation attack.
DescriptionThe version of the Altiris Client Agent (aclient) installed on the remote host reportedly contains a flaw whereby local users can use the Log File Viewer to open or execute files on the affected host with SYSTEM privileges.
SolutionUpgrade to Altiris Deployment Solution 6.8 SP2 or later.