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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2011-3478

The host-services component in Symantec pcAnywhere 12.5.x through 12.5.3, and IT Management Suite pcAnywhere Solution 7.0 (aka 12.5.x) and 7.1 (aka 12.6.x), does not properly filter login and authentication data, which allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a crafted session on TCP port 5631.
Publish Date : 2012-01-25 Last Update Date : 2018-01-05
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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) Execute Code
CWE ID 287

- Products Affected By CVE-2011-3478

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Symantec Pcanywhere 12.5 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Symantec Pcanywhere 12.5 SP1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Symantec Pcanywhere 12.5 SP2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Symantec Pcanywhere 12.5 SP3 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Symantec Pcanywhere 12.5.539 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Symantec Pcanywhere 12.6.65 Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Symantec Pcanywhere 12.6.65 SP1 Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application Symantec Pcanywhere 12.6.7580 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Symantec Pcanywhere 8

- References For CVE-2011-3478 CONFIRM CONFIRM
BID 51592 Symantec pcAnywhere Host Services Remote Code Execution Vulnerability Release Date:2012-06-27
OSVDB 78532

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2011-3478

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