Keep Track of the Latest Vulnerabilities
with SecurityTracker!
    Home    |    View Topics    |    Search    |    Contact Us    |   


Sign Up
Sign Up for Your FREE Weekly SecurityTracker E-mail Alert Summary
Instant Alerts
Buy our Premium Vulnerability Notification Service to receive customized, instant alerts
Put SecurityTracker Vulnerability Alerts on Your Web Site -- It's Free!
Become a Partner and License Our Database or Notification Service
Report a Bug
Report a vulnerability that you have found to SecurityTracker

Category:   Application (Security)  >   OfficeScan Vendors:   Trend Micro
Trend Micro OfficeScan Lets Local Users Modify the Firewall Configuration
SecurityTracker Alert ID:  1021617
SecurityTracker URL:
CVE Reference:   CVE-2008-3866   (Links to External Site)
Date:  Jan 21 2009
Impact:   Modification of user information
Fix Available:  Yes  Vendor Confirmed:  Yes  
Version(s): 8.0 SP1 Patch 1
Description:   A vulnerability was reported in Trend Micro OfficeScan. A local user can modify the firewall configuration.

The firewall service (TmPfw.exe) does not require authentication to modify the firewall configuration. A local user can send specially crafted packets to the service to modify the firewall settings.

The vendor was notified on October 22, 2008.

Carsten Eiram of Secunia reported this vulnerability.

Impact:   A local user can modify the target firewall configuration.
Solution:   The vendor has issued a fix (8.0 SP1 Patch 1, Critical Patch - Server Build 3191).

The vendor's advisory is available at:

Vendor URL: (Links to External Site)
Cause:   Access control error
Underlying OS:   Windows (Any)

Message History:   None.

 Source Message Contents

Date:  Tue, 20 Jan 2009 20:24:18 -0500
Subject:  Trend Micro


Go to the Top of This SecurityTracker Archive Page

Home   |    View Topics   |    Search   |    Contact Us

Copyright 2015, LLC