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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2012-0304

Symantec LiveUpdate Administrator before 2.3.1 uses weak permissions (Everyone: Full Control) for the installation directory, which allows local users to gain privileges via a Trojan horse file.
Publish Date : 2012-06-22 Last Update Date : 2013-04-01
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
6.9
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 Medium (The access conditions are somewhat specialized. Some preconditions must be satistified to exploit)
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s) Gain privileges
CWE ID 264

- Products Affected By CVE-2012-0304

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Symantec Liveupdate Administrator 1.5.3.21 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Symantec Liveupdate Administrator 1.5.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Symantec Liveupdate Administrator 1.5.7.19 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Symantec Liveupdate Administrator 2.1.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Symantec Liveupdate Administrator 2.1.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Symantec Liveupdate Administrator 2.1.3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Symantec Liveupdate Administrator 2.2.1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application Symantec Liveupdate Administrator 2.2.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application Symantec Liveupdate Administrator 2.2.2.9 Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 Application Symantec Liveupdate Administrator 2.3.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Symantec Liveupdate Administrator 10

- References For CVE-2012-0304

http://www.symantec.com/security_response/securityupdates/detail.jsp?fid=security_advisory&pvid=security_advisory&year=2012&suid=20120615_00 CONFIRM
http://www.nessus.org/plugins/index.php?view=single&id=59193
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/53903
BID 53903 Symantec LiveUpdate Administrator Insecure File Permissions Local Privilege Escalation Vulnerability Release Date:2012-09-11
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1027182
SECTRACK 1027182

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2012-0304

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


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