Symantec Veritas Enterprise Administrator Service (vxsvc) Multiple Integer Overflows (SYM11-010)
Critical Nessus Plugin ID 55983
SynopsisThe remote host contains an administrator service that is affected by multiple integer overflow vulnerabilities.
DescriptionSymantec Veritas Enterprise Administrator Service (vxsvc), a component of Veritas Storage Foundation, is installed on the remote Windows host. According to its version number, the installed version of Symantec Veritas Enterprise Administrator service is affected by multiple integer overflow vulnerabilities in the following functions :
A remote, unauthenticated attacker, exploiting these flaws, could execute arbitrary code on the remote host subject to the privileges of the user running the affected application.
SolutionApply the relevant patch from the Symantec advisory.