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Overview

Vulnerability Score 7.2 7.2
CVE Id CVE-2006-3784
Last Modified 07 Mar 2011 09:39:29
Published 24 Jul 2006 08:19:00
Confidentiality Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Integrity Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Availability Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Access Vector LOCAL
Access Complexity LOW
Authentication NONE

CVE-2006-3784

Summary

Symantec pcAnywhere 12.5 uses weak default permissions for the "Symantec\pcAnywhere\Hosts" folder, which allows local users to gain privileges by inserting a superuser .cif (aka caller or CallerID) file into the folder, and then using a pcAnywhere client to login as a local administrator.

Vulnerable Systems

Application

  • Symantec Pcanywhere 12.5


References

VUPEN - ADV-2006-2874

BUGTRAQ - 20060718 PcAnywhere > 12 Local Privilege Escalation

MISC - http://www.digitalbullets.org/?p=3

SECUNIA - 21113

SREASON - 1261


Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:43:08