Symantec Altiris Deployment Solution axengine.exe information disclosure

symantec-altiris-axengine-info-disclosure (42437) The risk level is classified as LowLow Risk

Description:

Symantec Altiris Deployment Solution could allow a remote attacker to obtain sensitive information caused by an error in the axengine.exe service. By sending a specially-crafted request to TCP port 402, a remote attacker with local access to the Altiris Deployment Solution could obtain encrypted credentials.

*CVSS:

Base Score: 3.3
  Access Vector: Adjacent Network
  Access Complexity: Low
  Authentication: None
  Confidentiality Impact: Partial
  Integrity Impact: None
  Availability Impact: None
 
Temporal Score: 2.4
  Exploitability: Unproven
  Remediation Level: Official-Fix
  Report Confidence: Confirmed

Consequences:

Obtain Information

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).
  • SYM008-012 : Altiris Deployment Solution Multiple Vulnerabilities.
  • ZDI-08-025: Symantec Altiris Deployment Solution Domain Credential Disclosure Vulnerability.
  • BID-29199: Symantec Altiris Deployment Solution Domain Credential Unauthorized Access Vulnerability
  • CVE-2008-2291: axengine.exe in Symantec Altiris Deployment Solution 6.8.x and 6.9.x before 6.9.176 generates credentials with a fixed salt or without any salt, which makes it easier for remote attackers to guess encrypted domain credentials.
  • OSVDB ID: 45314: Symantec Altiris Deployment Solution Weakly Encrypted Domain Credential Remote Disclosure
  • 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
  • VUPEN/ADV-2008-1542: Symantec Altiris Deployment Solution Multiple Vulnerabilities

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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