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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2018-5237

Symantec Endpoint Protection prior to 14 RU1 MP1 or 12.1 RU6 MP10 could be susceptible to a privilege escalation vulnerability, which is a type of issue that allows a user to gain elevated access to resources that are normally protected at lower access levels.
Publish Date : 2018-06-20 Last Update Date : 2019-10-02
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
6.5
Confidentiality Impact Partial (There is considerable informational disclosure.)
Integrity Impact Partial (Modification of some system files or information is possible, but the attacker does not have control over what can be modified, or the scope of what the attacker can affect is limited.)
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 Single system (The vulnerability requires an attacker to be logged into the system (such as at a command line or via a desktop session or web interface).)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s) Gain privileges
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Products Affected By CVE-2018-5237

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Symantec Endpoint Protection 12.1 Ru6mp10 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Symantec Endpoint Protection 14.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Symantec Endpoint Protection 14.0 Ru1mp1 Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Symantec Endpoint Protection 3

- References For CVE-2018-5237

https://support.symantec.com/en_US/article.SYMSA1454.html CONFIRM
http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1041180
SECTRACK 1041180
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/104199
BID 104199 Symantec Endpoint Protection CVE-2018-5237 Local Privilege Escalation Vulnerability Release Date:2018-06-20

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2018-5237

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


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