CVE-2006-5403

Properties

Published:
17.10.2006
Updated:
19.10.2006
Patch available:
Severity:
Medium
CVSS vector:
(AV:R/AC:H/Au:NR/C:P/I:P/A:P/B:N)
Product:
Symantec: Automated Support Assistant
Symantec: Norton System Works

Vulnerability description

Stack-based buffer overflow in an ActiveX control used in Symantec Automated Support Assistant, as used in Norton AntiVirus, Internet Security, and System Works 2005 and 2006, allows user-assisted remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) and possibly execute arbitrary code via unspecified vectors.

References:

http://securityresponse.symantec.com/avcenter/security/Content/2006.10.05.html: http://securityresponse.symantec.com/avcenter/security/Content/2006.10.05.html
BID: http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/20348
FRSIRT: http://www.frsirt.com/english/advisories/2006/3929
SECTRACK: http://securitytracker.com/id?1016988
SECTRACK: http://securitytracker.com/id?1016989
SECTRACK: http://securitytracker.com/id?1016990
SECTRACK: http://securitytracker.com/id?1016991
SECUNIA: http://secunia.com/advisories/22228