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Overview

Vulnerability Score 7.2 7.2
CVE Id CVE-2007-5047
Last Modified 15 Nov 2008 01:59:31
Published 23 Sep 2007 08:17:00
Confidentiality Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Integrity Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Availability Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Access Vector LOCAL
Access Complexity LOW
Authentication NONE

CVE-2007-5047

Summary

Norton Internet Security 2008 15.0.0.60 does not properly validate certain parameters to System Service Descriptor Table (SSDT) function handlers, which allows local users to cause a denial of service (crash) and possibly gain privileges via the NtOpenSection kernel SSDT hook. NOTE: the NtCreateMutant and NtOpenEvent function hooks are already covered by CVE-2007-1793.

Vulnerable Systems

Application

  • Symantec Norton Internet Security 2008 15.0.0.60


References

BUGTRAQ - 20070918 Plague in (security) software drivers & BSDOhook utility

MISC - http://www.matousec.com/projects/windows-personal-firewall-analysis/plague-in-security-software-drivers.php

MISC - http://www.matousec.com/info/advisories/plague-in-security-software-drivers.php

OSVDB - 45897

SREASON - 3161


Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:46:02