Symantec Endpoint Protection Manager < 12.1 RU1 MP1 (SYM12-008) (credentialed check)

Critical Nessus Plugin ID 59367


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 12.1 RU1 MP1 (12.1.1101) and has the following vulnerabilities :

- An arbitrary file deletion issue exists via directory traversal attacks. (CVE-2012-0294)

- A file inclusion vulnerability exists that could result in arbitrary code execution as SYSTEM. (CVE-2012-0295)


Upgrade to Symantec Endpoint Protection 12.1 RU1 MP1 or later.

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Plugin Details

Severity: Critical

ID: 59367

File Name: symantec_endpoint_prot_mgr_12_1_ru1_mp1.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.10 $

Type: local

Agent: windows

Family: Windows

Published: 2012/06/05

Modified: 2016/11/03

Dependencies: 59365

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Critical


Base Score: 10

Temporal Score: 8.3

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:F/RL:OF/RC:ND

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: 2012/05/22

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2012/05/22

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2012-0294, CVE-2012-0295

BID: 53182, 53183

OSVDB: 82150, 82151