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Overview

Vulnerability Score 7.9 7.9
CVE Id CVE-2012-3579
Last Modified 11 Oct 2013 09:31:32
Published 29 Aug 2012 06:56:40
Confidentiality Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Integrity Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Availability Impact COMPLETE COMPLETE
Access Vector ADJACENT_NETWORK
Access Complexity MEDIUM
Authentication NONE

CVE-2012-3579

Summary

Symantec Messaging Gateway (SMG) before 10.0 has a default password for an unspecified account, which makes it easier for remote attackers to obtain privileged access via an SSH session.

Vulnerable Systems

Application

  • Symantec Messaging Gateway 9.5

  • Symantec Messaging Gateway 9.5.1

  • Symantec Messaging Gateway 9.5.2

  • Symantec Messaging Gateway 9.5.3

  • Symantec Messaging Gateway 9.5.4


References

CONFIRM - http://www.symantec.com/security_response/securityupdates/detail.jsp?fid=security_advisory&pvid=security_advisory&year=2012&suid=20120827_00

BID - 55143

XF - symantec-gateway-default-password(78034)

MISC - http://packetstormsecurity.com/files/116277/Symantec-Messaging-Gateway-9.5-Default-SSH-Password.html


Last Updated: 27 May 2016 11:00:24