Symantec Endpoint Protection Manager < 11 RU7 MP2 (SYM12-007 / SYM12-008) (credentialed check)

High Nessus Plugin ID 59366


The endpoint management application installed on the remote Windows host has multiple vulnerabilities.


The version of Symantec Endpoint Protection Manager installed on the remote host is less than 11 RU7 MP2 (11.7.7200) and has the following vulnerabilities :

- A denial of service vulnerability exists that could cause the web server to stop serving pages and, in some cases, crash the server. This vulnerability is only present on Windows 2003 systems with SP2 or below. (CVE-2012-1821)

- A buffer overflow exists that could allow a local attacker to elevate privileges. (CVE-2012-0289)


Upgrade to Symantec Endpoint Protection 11 RU7 MP2 or later.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 59366

File Name: symantec_endpoint_prot_mgr_11_ru7_mp2.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.16 $

Type: local

Agent: windows

Family: Windows

Published: 2012/06/05

Modified: 2016/11/03

Dependencies: 59365

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 7.2

Temporal Score: 5.6

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

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

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:symantec:endpoint_protection_manager

Required KB Items: SMB/sep_manager/path, SMB/sep_manager/ver

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2012/06/22

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2012/05/22

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2012-0289, CVE-2012-1821

BID: 50358, 51795

OSVDB: 82147, 82149

CERT: 149070

EDB-ID: 18916