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Symantec Veritas Storage Foundation Scheduler Service Authentication Bypass

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Release Date:  2007-06-04    Last Update:  2007-06-05    Views:  8,694

Secunia Advisory SA25537

Where:

From local network

Impact:

Security Bypass

Solution Status:

Vendor Patch

CVE Reference(s):

Description


TippingPoint has reported a vulnerability in Symantec Veritas Storage Foundation, which can be exploited by malicious people to bypass certain security restrictions.

The vulnerability is caused due to an error within the Scheduler Service (VxSchedService.exe) and can be exploited to bypass the built-in authentication in the management console and add, delete, and modify scheduled runs via a specially crafted request.

Successful exploitation allows execution of arbitrary code.

The vulnerability affects Symantec Veritas Storage Foundation for Windows version 5.0.


Solution:
Apply patch.

Further details available to Secunia VIM customers

Provided and/or discovered by:
Aaron Portnoy, TippingPoint Security Research Team.

Original Advisory:
Symantec:
http://securityresponse.symantec.com/avcenter/security/Content/2007.06.01.html

TippingPoint:
http://dvlabs.tippingpoint.com/advisory/TPTI-07-08

Deep Links:
Links available to Secunia VIM customers

Do you have additional information related to this advisory?

Please provide information about patches, mitigating factors, new versions, exploits, faulty patches, links, and other relevant data by posting comments to this Advisory. You can also send this information to vuln@secunia.com

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