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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2009-3028

Original release date: 03/07/2011
Last revised: 02/06/2013


The Altiris eXpress NS SC Download ActiveX control in AeXNSPkgDLLib.dll, as used in Symantec Altiris Deployment Solution 6.9.x, Notification Server 6.0.x, and Symantec Management Platform 7.0.x exposes an unsafe method, which allows remote attackers to force the download of arbitrary files and possibly execute arbitrary code via the DownloadAndInstall method.


CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 6.8 (MEDIUM) (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P) (legend)
Impact Subscore: 6.4
Exploitability Subscore: 8.6
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Network exploitable; Victim must voluntarily interact with attack mechanism
Access Complexity: Medium
Authentication: Not required to exploit
Impact Type: Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows unauthorized modification; Allows disruption of service

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External Source: BID
Name: 36346
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://www.symantec.com/security_response/securityupdates/detail.jsp?fid=security_advisory&pvid=security_advisory&year=2009&suid=20090922_00
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 36679
Type: Advisory
External Source: OSVDB
Name: 57893
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://www.symantec.com/business/support/index?page=content&id=TECH44885
Type: Patch Information

Vulnerable software and versions

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Collapse Configuration 1Configuration 1
Collapse OROR
* cpe:/a:symantec:altiris_deployment_solution:6.9:sp1
* cpe:/a:symantec:altiris_deployment_solution:6.9:sp3
* cpe:/a:symantec:altiris_deployment_solution:6.9:sp2
* cpe:/a:symantec:altiris_deployment_solution:6.9
* cpe:/a:symantec:altiris_deployment_solution:6.9:sp4
Collapse Configuration 2Configuration 2
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* cpe:/a:symantec:management_platform:7.0:sp1
* cpe:/a:symantec:management_platform:7.0:sp3
* cpe:/a:symantec:management_platform:7.0:sp4
* cpe:/a:symantec:management_platform:7.0:sp5
* cpe:/a:symantec:management_platform:7.0
* cpe:/a:symantec:management_platform:7.0:rc5
* cpe:/a:symantec:management_platform:7.0:sp2
Collapse Configuration 3Configuration 3
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* cpe:/a:symantec:altiris_notification_server:6.0:sp3_r3
* cpe:/a:symantec:altiris_notification_server:6.0:sp3_r2
* cpe:/a:symantec:altiris_notification_server:6.0:sp3_r4
* cpe:/a:symantec:altiris_notification_server:6.0:sp3_r5
* cpe:/a:symantec:altiris_notification_server:6.0:sp3_r6
* cpe:/a:symantec:altiris_notification_server:6.0:sp3_r10
* cpe:/a:symantec:altiris_notification_server:6.0:sp3_r11
* cpe:/a:symantec:altiris_notification_server:6.0:sp3_r12
* cpe:/a:symantec:altiris_notification_server:6.0:sp3_r13
* cpe:/a:symantec:altiris_notification_server:6.0:sp2
* cpe:/a:symantec:altiris_notification_server:6.0:sp3
* cpe:/a:symantec:altiris_notification_server:6.0
* cpe:/a:symantec:altiris_notification_server:6.0:sp1
* cpe:/a:symantec:altiris_notification_server:6.0:sp1_hf12
* cpe:/a:symantec:altiris_notification_server:6.0:sp3_r7
* cpe:/a:symantec:altiris_notification_server:6.0:sp3_r8
* cpe:/a:symantec:altiris_notification_server:6.0:sp3_r9
* cpe:/a:symantec:altiris_notification_server:6.0:sp3_r1
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