Tiny Personal Firewall popup alert allows attacker to gain access

tinyfw-popup-gain-access (8324) The risk level is classified as MediumMedium Risk


Tiny Personal Firewall could allow an attacker to gain unauthorized access to the system. If an attacker has local access to a system running Tiny Personal Firewall, the attacker can initiate a popup alert message by scanning the system and choose "permit" to allow unauthorized access. Even if the system is locked, the popup alert message would still be displayed.


Gain Access


Disable the popup alert message by unchecking the "learning" mode option.


Platforms Affected:

  • Tiny Software Tiny Personal Firewall 2.0.15a


Feb 28, 2002

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