Symantec Encryption Desktop Multiple DoS Vulnerabilities
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 73689
SynopsisThe remote host has an application installed that is affected by multiple denial of service vulnerabilities.
DescriptionThe remote host has a version of Symantec Encryption Desktop (formerly PGP Desktop) installed that is affected by two denial of service vulnerabilities due to improper handling of data when parsing specifically formatted certificates. An attacker could potentially exploit this vulnerability by tricking a user into attempting to parse a specially crafted certificate in order to cause an application crash.
SolutionApply Symantec Encryption Desktop 10.3.2 maintenance pack 1.