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Overview

Vulnerability Score 10.0 10.0
CVE Id CVE-2005-2017
Last Modified 05 Sep 2008 04:50:39
Published 30 Aug 2005 07:45:00
Confidentiality Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Integrity Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Availability Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Access Vector NETWORK
Access Complexity LOW
Authentication NONE

CVE-2005-2017

Summary

Symantec AntiVirus 9 Corporate Edition allows local users to gain privileges via the "Scan for viruses" option, which launches a help window with raised privileges, a re-introduction of a vulnerability that was originally identified and addressed by CVE-2002-1540.

Vulnerable Systems

Application

  • Symantec Norton Antivirus 9.0.1.1000


References

CONFIRM - http://www.symantec.com/avcenter/security/Content/2005.08.24.html

IDEFENSE - 20050829 Symantec AntiVirus 9 Corporate Edition Local Privilege Escalation Vulnerability


Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:40:22