Altiris Deployment Solution < 6.8 SP2 Aclient Log File Viewer Local Privilege Escalation
Medium Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 4180
SynopsisThe remote Windows host has a program that is prone to a local privilege escalation attack.
DescriptionThe version of the Altiris Client Agent (aclient) installed on the remote host reportedly contains a flaw where local users can use the Log File Viewer to open or execute files on the affected host with SYSTEM privileges.
SolutionUpgrade to version 6.8 SP2 or higher.