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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2004-1624

Carbon Copy 6.0.5257 does not drop system privileges when opening external programs through the help topic interface, which allows local users to gain privileges via (1) the help topic interface in CCW32.exe, which launches Notepad, or (2) the help button in the Carbon Copy Scheduler (CCSched.exe).
Publish Date : 2004-10-21 Last Update Date : 2017-07-11
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
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 None
Vulnerability Type(s) Gain privileges
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Products Affected By CVE-2004-1624

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Altiris Carbon Copy 5.0 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Altiris Carbon Copy 6.0 * * * Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Altiris Carbon Copy 2

- References For CVE-2004-1624
XF carboncopy-help-gain-privileges(17838)
BID 11500 Altiris Carbon Copy Remote Control System Local Privilege Escalation Vulnerabilities Release Date:2008-08-28
BUGTRAQ 20041022 [Fwd: Altiris Carbon Copy Remote Control local SYSTEM exploitation.]

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2004-1624

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