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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2006-0230

Symantec Scan Engine 5.0.0.24, and possibly other versions before 5.1.0.7, uses a client-side check to verify a password, which allows remote attackers to gain administrator privileges via a modified client that sends certain XML requests.
Publish Date : 2006-04-24 Last Update Date : 2008-09-05
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
10.0
Confidentiality Impact Complete (There is total information disclosure, resulting in all system files being revealed.)
Integrity Impact Complete (There is a total compromise of system integrity. There is a complete loss of system protection, resulting in the entire system being compromised.)
Availability Impact Complete (There is a total shutdown of the affected resource. The attacker can render the resource completely unavailable.)
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 Admin
Vulnerability Type(s) Gain privileges
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Products Affected By CVE-2006-0230

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Symantec Antivirus Scan Engine 5.0.0.24 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Symantec Antivirus Scan Engine 1

- References For CVE-2006-0230

http://www.frsirt.com/english/advisories/2006/1464
VUPEN ADV-2006-1464
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/431724/100/0/threaded
BUGTRAQ 20060421 Rapid7 Advisory R7-0021: Symantec Scan Engine Authentication Fundamental Design Error
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/17637
BID 17637 Symantec AntiVirus Scan Engine Multiple Remote Vulnerabilities Release Date:2007-06-27
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/431734/100/0/threaded
BUGTRAQ 20060421 [Symantec Security Advisor] Symantec Scan Engine Multiple Vulnerabilities
http://www.symantec.com/avcenter/security/Content/2006.04.21.html CONFIRM
http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/25972
XF sse-unauth-admin-access(25972)
http://archives.neohapsis.com/archives/vulnwatch/2006-q2/0010.html
VULNWATCH 20060421 Rapid7 Advisory R7-0021: Symantec Scan Engine Authentication Fundamental Design Error
http://www.kb.cert.org/vuls/id/118388
CERT-VN VU#118388
http://secunia.com/advisories/19734
SECUNIA 19734

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2006-0230

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


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