Symantec Altiris Deployment Solution axengine.exe SQL injection

symantec-altiris-axengine-sql-injection (42436) The risk level is classified as MediumMedium Risk

Description:

Symantec Altiris Deployment Solution is vulnerable to SQL injection. A remote attacker on the local network could send specially-crafted SQL statements to TCP port 402 via the axengine.exe process, which could allow the attacker to view, add, modify or delete information in the back-end database. An attacker could exploit this vulnerability to possibly execute arbitrary code on the system with SYSTEM level privileges.

*CVSS:

Base Score: 5.8
  Access Vector: Adjacent Network
  Access Complexity: Low
  Authentication: None
  Confidentiality Impact: Partial
  Integrity Impact: Partial
  Availability Impact: Partial
 
Temporal Score: 5
  Exploitability: High
  Remediation Level: Official-Fix
  Report Confidence: Confirmed

Consequences:

Data Manipulation

Remedy:

Refer to SYM008-012 for patch, upgrade or suggested workaround information. See References.

For other distributions:
Apply the appropriate update for your system. See References.

References:

  • HP Security Bulletin HPSBMA02369 SSRT080115 rev.1: HP ProLiant Essentials Rapid Deployment Pack (RDP) Running Symantec Altiris Deployment Solution, Remote SQL Injection, Remote or Local Gain Extended Privileges, Local Denial of Service (DoS).
  • Offensive Security Exploit Database [11-13-2013]: Symantec Altiris DS SQL Injection.
  • Packet Storm Security [11-09-2013]: Symantec Altiris DS SQL Injection.
  • SYM008-012 : Altiris Deployment Solution Multiple Vulnerabilities.
  • ZDI-08-024: Symantec Altiris Deployment Solution SQL Injection Vulnerability.
  • BID-29198: Symantec Altiris Deployment Solution 'axengine.exe' SQL Injection Vulnerability
  • CVE-2008-2286: SQL injection vulnerability in axengine.exe in Symantec Altiris Deployment Solution 6.8.x and 6.9.x before 6.9.176 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary SQL commands via unspecified string fields in a notification packet.
  • OSVDB ID: 45313: Symantec Altiris Deployment Solution Client Come-alive Packet Multiple Field SQL Injection
  • SA30261: Symantec Altiris Deployment Solution Multiple Vulnerabilities
  • SECTRACK ID: 1020024: Symantec Altiris Deployment Solution Lets Remote Users Inject SQL Commands and Local Users Obtain Elevated Privileges

Platforms Affected:

  • HP ProLiant Essentials Rapid Deployment Pack
  • Symantec Altiris Deployment Solution 6.8
  • Symantec Altiris Deployment Solution 6.9

Reported:

May 14, 2008

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