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Category:   Application (Generic)  >   Ghost (Symantec) Vendors:   Symantec
Symantec Ghost Solution Suite Backup File Processing Flaw Lets Remote Users Execute Arbitrary Code
SecurityTracker Alert ID:  1027648
SecurityTracker URL:  http://securitytracker.com/id/1027648
CVE Reference:   CVE-2012-0306   (Links to External Site)
Date:  Oct 11 2012
Impact:   Execution of arbitrary code via network, User access via network
Fix Available:  Yes  Vendor Confirmed:  Yes  
Version(s): 2.x
Description:   A vulnerability was reported in Symantec Ghost Solution Suite. A remote user can cause arbitrary code to be executed on the target user's system.

A remote user can create a specially crafted backup file that, when loaded by the target user via Symantec Ghost Solution Suite, will trigger a memory corruption merror and execute arbitrary code on the target system.

Jeremy Brown at Microsoft (via the Microsoft Vulnerability Research (MSVR) team) reported this vulnerability.

Impact:   A remote user can create a file that, when loaded by the target user, will execute arbitrary code on the target user's system.
Solution:   The vendor has issued a fix (2.5.1 with patch GSS25x_b2620).

The vendor's advisory is available at:

http://www.symantec.com/security_response/securityupdates/detail.jsp?fid=security_advisory&pvid=security_advisory&year=2012&suid=20121010_00

Vendor URL:  www.symantec.com/security_response/securityupdates/detail.jsp?fid=security_advisory&pvid=security_advisory&year=2012&suid=20121010_00 (Links to External Site)
Cause:   Access control error
Underlying OS:   Windows (Any)

Message History:   None.


 Source Message Contents

Date:  Thu, 11 Oct 2012 20:40:19 +0000
Subject:  Symantec Ghost Solution Suite


http://www.symantec.com/security_response/securityupdates/detail.jsp?fid=security_advisory&pvid=security_advisory&year=2012&suid=20121010_00

CVE-2012-0306
 
 


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