Altiris Notification Server Agent Local Privilege Escalation Vulnerabilities
High Nessus Plugin ID 30214
SynopsisThe remote Windows host contains a program that is affected by local privilege escalation vulnerabilities.
DescriptionAltiris Notification Server Agent, also known as Altiris Agent, is installed on the remote host, allowing it to be managed by an Altiris Notification Server.
The installed version of the Altiris Agent is reportedly vulnerable to numerous Shatter Attacks that can allow local users to escalate their privileges.
SolutionRetrieve the patch Altiris_NS_6_0_SP3_KB35803.exe and use that to upgrade all agent machines from the Notification Server, as described in the vendor advisory above.