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Category:   Application (Generic)  >   Symantec Network Access Control Vendors:   Symantec
Symantec Network Access Control Unquoted Search Path Lets Local Users Gain Elevated Privileges
SecurityTracker Alert ID:  1027864
SecurityTracker URL:
CVE Reference:   CVE-2012-4349   (Links to External Site)
Date:  Dec 12 2012
Impact:   Execution of arbitrary code via local system, User access via local system
Fix Available:  Yes  Vendor Confirmed:  Yes  
Version(s): 12.1
Description:   A vulnerability was reported in Symantec Network Access Control. A local user can obtain elevated privileges on the target system.

A local user can place an executable in the root path to cause arbitrary code to be executed during application startup.

Gavin Jones with NCC Group Ltd reported this vulnerability.

Impact:   A local user can obtain elevated privileges on the target system.
Solution:   The vendor has issued a fix (12.1 RU2).

The vendor's advisory is available at:

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

Message History:   None.

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