Symantec System Recovery 2011 imapi.dll Path Subversion Arbitrary DLL Injection Code Execution (SYM12-012)
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 60161
SynopsisThe remote Windows host contains an application that is affected by a code execution vulnerability.
DescriptionThe remote Windows host contains a version of Symantec System Recovery 2011 earlier than Service Pack 2. As such, it is reportedly affected by an insecure library loading vulnerability. If an attacker can trick a user on the affected system into opening a specially crafted file in the Granular Restore Option directory or the Recovery Point Browser directory, this issue could be leveraged to execute arbitrary code subject to the user's privileges.
SolutionUpgrade to Symantec System Recovery 2011 SP2 or later.