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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2005-3316

The installation of ON Symantec Discovery 4.5.x and Symantec Discovery 6.0 creates the (1) DiscoveryWeb and (2) DiscoveryRO database accounts with null passwords, which could allow attackers to gain privileges or prevent Discovery from running by setting another password.
Publish Date : 2005-10-27 Last Update Date : 2013-07-07
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
7.5
Confidentiality Impact Partial (There is considerable informational disclosure.)
Integrity Impact Partial (Modification of some system files or information is possible, but the attacker does not have control over what can be modified, or the scope of what the attacker can affect is limited.)
Availability Impact Partial (There is reduced performance or interruptions in resource availability.)
Access Complexity Low (Specialized access conditions or extenuating circumstances do not exist. Very little knowledge or skill is required to exploit. )
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access User
Vulnerability Type(s) Gain privileges
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Products Affected By CVE-2005-3316

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Symantec Discovery 6.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Symantec On Command Discovery Standard 4.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Symantec On Command Discovery Web 4.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Symantec Discovery 1
Symantec On Command Discovery 2

- References For CVE-2005-3316

http://securityreason.com/securityalert/112
SREASON 112
http://secunia.com/advisories/17302
SECUNIA 17302
http://securitytracker.com/id?1015097
SECTRACK 1015097
http://securityresponse.symantec.com/avcenter/security/Content/2005.10.24.html CONFIRM
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/15188
BID 15188 Symantec Discovery Web Accounts Default Password Vulnerability Release Date:2005-10-25

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2005-3316

There are not any metasploit modules related to this vulnerability (Please visit www.metasploit.com for more information)


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