Altiris Notification Server Static Encryption Key (KB46763)

High Nessus Plugin ID 44339


The remote Windows host has a program that is prone to an information disclosure vulnerability.


The remote Windows host is running Symantec Altiris Notification Server 6.0 earlier than SP3 R12. Such versions are potentially affected by a local information disclosure vulnerability because the application uses a static encryption key for encrypted credentials entered by an administrator.


Upgrade to Altiris Notification Server 6.0 SP3 R12 or later.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 44339

File Name: altiris_notification_server_kb46763.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.6 $

Type: local

Agent: windows

Family: Windows

Published: 2010/01/29

Modified: 2015/01/12

Dependencies: 13855

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 7.2

Temporal Score: 5.3

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

Required KB Items: SMB/Registry/Enumerated

Exploit Available: false

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2010/01/28

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2010/01/28

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2009-3035

BID: 37953

OSVDB: 62010

Secunia: 38356

CWE: 255