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Category:   Application (Generic)  >   Symantec Workspace Streaming Vendors:   Symantec
Symantec Workspace Streaming Directory Traversal Flaw Lets Remote Authenticated Users View Arbitrary Files
SecurityTracker Alert ID:  1036262
SecurityTracker URL:
CVE Reference:   CVE-2016-2205, CVE-2016-2206   (Links to External Site)
Date:  Jul 9 2016
Impact:   Disclosure of system information, Disclosure of user information
Fix Available:  Yes  Vendor Confirmed:  Yes  
Version(s): 7.5.x, 7.6.0
Description:   Two vulnerabilities were reported in Symantec Workspace Streaming. A remote authenticated user can obtain files on the target system.

The system does not properly control access to the configuration tool download file [CVE-2016-2205]. A remote authenticated user can access the file and modify the file to view certain application file types on the target system.

A remote authenticated management console user can modify the configuration tool download file to view arbitrary files on the target system [CVE-2016-2206].

Dmitry Serebryannikov reported these vulnerabilities.

Impact:   A remote authenticated user can obtain files on the target system.
Solution:   The vendor has issued a fix (7.5SP1 HF9, 7.6 HF5).

The vendor's advisory is available at:

Vendor URL: (Links to External Site)
Cause:   Access control error, Input validation error
Underlying OS:  Windows (2003), Windows (2008), Windows (2012)

Message History:   None.

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