Altiris Deployment Solution < 6.8 SP2 Aclient Log File Viewer Local Privilege Escalation

Medium Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 4180

Synopsis

The remote Windows host has a program that is prone to a local privilege escalation attack.

Description

The 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.

Solution

Upgrade to version 6.8 SP2 or higher.

See Also

http://www.symantec.com/avcenter/security/Content/2007.08.13.html

Plugin Details

Severity: Medium

ID: 4180

File Name: 4180.prm

Family: Generic

Published: 2007/08/20

Modified: 2016/11/23

Dependencies: 4179

Nessus ID: 25904

Risk Information

Risk Factor: Medium

CVSSv2

Base Score: 6.8

Temporal Score: 5

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

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

CVSSv3

Base Score: 7.7

Temporal Score: 6.7

Vector: CVSS3#AV:L/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

Temporal Vector: CVSS3#E:U/RL:O/RC:C

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2007-4380

BID: 25232