Altiris AClient < 6.8.380 Multiple Local Vulnerabilities

High Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 4269


The remote Windows host has a program that is prone to multiple local attacks.


The version of the Altiris Client Agent (aclient) installed on the remote host contains a flaw in its browser option where a local user can open or execute files on the affected host with SYSTEM privileges. It also contains a directory traversal vulnerability that allows a local user to read privileged system files.


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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 4269

File Name: 4269.prm

Family: Generic

Published: 2007/10/31

Modified: 2016/11/23

Dependencies: 4179

Nessus ID: 27596

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 7.2

Temporal Score: 5.3

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

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


Base Score: 8.4

Temporal Score: 7.3


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

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2007-3874, CVE-2007-5838

BID: 26265, 26266