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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2005-0923

The SmartScan feature in the Auto-Protect module for Symantec Norton AntiVirus 2004 and 2005, as also used in Internet Security 2004/2005 and System Works 2004/2005, allows attackers to cause a denial of service (CPU consumption and system crash) by renaming a file on a network share.
Publish Date : 2005-05-02 Last Update Date : 2008-09-05
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
Confidentiality Impact None (There is no impact to the confidentiality of the system.)
Integrity Impact None (There is no impact to the integrity of the system)
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 None
Vulnerability Type(s) Denial Of Service
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Products Affected By CVE-2005-0923

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Symantec Norton Antivirus 2.1 Ms Exchange Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Symantec Norton Antivirus 2005 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Symantec Norton Internet Security 2004 Professional Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Symantec Norton Internet Security 2005 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Symantec Norton System Works 2004 Professional Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Symantec Norton System Works 2005 Premier Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Symantec Norton Antivirus 2
Symantec Norton Internet Security 2
Symantec Norton System Works 2

- References For CVE-2005-0923
SECTRACK 1013585
SECTRACK 1013586
SECTRACK 1013587
BID 12924 Symantec Norton AntiVirus AutoProtect Module SmartScan Local Denial Of Service Vulnerability Release Date:2005-03-28
CERT-VN VU#713620

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2005-0923

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