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Overview

Vulnerability Score 6.8 6.8
CVE Id CVE-2008-6827
Last Modified 09 Jun 2009 12:00:00
Published 08 Jun 2009 03:30:00
Confidentiality Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Integrity Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Availability Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Access Vector LOCAL
Access Complexity LOW
Authentication SINGLE_INSTANCE

CVE-2008-6827

Summary

The ListView control in the Client GUI (AClient.exe) in Symantec Altiris Deployment Solution 6.x before 6.9.355 SP1 allows local users to gain SYSTEM privileges and execute arbitrary commands via a "Shatter" style attack on the "command prompt" hidden GUI button to (1) overwrite the CommandLine parameter to cmd.exe to use SYSTEM privileges and (2) modify the DLL that is loaded using the LoadLibrary API function.

Vulnerable Systems

Application

  • Symantec Altiris Deployment Solution 6

  • Symantec Altiris Deployment Solution 6.0

  • Symantec Altiris Deployment Solution 6.5.248

  • Symantec Altiris Deployment Solution 6.5.299

  • Symantec Altiris Deployment Solution 6.8

  • Symantec Altiris Deployment Solution 6.8 Sp1

  • Symantec Altiris Deployment Solution 6.8 Sp2

  • Symantec Altiris Deployment Solution 6.8.282

  • Symantec Altiris Deployment Solution 6.8.378

  • Symantec Altiris Deployment Solution 6.8.380.0

  • Symantec Altiris Deployment Solution 6.9

  • Symantec Altiris Deployment Solution 6.9.164

  • Symantec Altiris Notification Server 6.9.176


References

VUPEN - ADV-2008-2876

CONFIRM - http://www.symantec.com/avcenter/security/Content/2008.10.20a.html

MISC - http://www.insomniasec.com/advisories/ISVA-081020.1.htm

XF - symantec-ads-clientgui-command-execution(46006)

SECTRACK - 1021071

BID - 31766

SECUNIA - 31773

OSVDB - 49426

BUGTRAQ - 20081020 Insomnia : ISVA-081020.1 - Altiris Deployment Server Agent - Privilege Escalation


Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:49:21