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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2006-4855

Original release date: 09/19/2006
Last revised: 07/18/2011
Source: US-CERT/NIST

Overview

The \Device\SymEvent driver in Symantec Norton Personal Firewall 2006 9.1.0.33, and other versions of Norton Personal Firewall, Internet Security, AntiVirus, SystemWorks, Symantec Client Security SCS 1.x, 2.x, 3.0, and 3.1, Symantec AntiVirus Corporate Edition SAVCE 8.x, 9.x, 10.0, and 10.1, Symantec pcAnywhere 11.5 only, and Symantec Host, allows local users to cause a denial of service (system crash) via invalid data, as demonstrated by calling DeviceIoControl to send the data.

Impact

CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 4.9 (MEDIUM) (AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:C) (legend)
Impact Subscore: 6.9
Exploitability Subscore: 3.9
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Locally exploitable
Access Complexity: Low
Authentication: Not required to exploit
Impact Type: Allows disruption of service

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External Source: SECTRACK
Name: 1016892
External Source: SECTRACK
Name: 1016898
External Source: VUPEN
Name: ADV-2006-3636
Type: Advisory
External Source: SECUNIA
Name: 21938
Type: Advisory
External Source: SECTRACK
Name: 1016896
External Source: SECTRACK
Name: 1016895
External Source: SECTRACK
Name: 1016889
External Source: SECTRACK
Name: 1016897
External Source: SECTRACK
Name: 1016894
External Source: SECTRACK
Name: 1016893
External Source: CONFIRM
Name: http://securityresponse.symantec.com/avcenter/security/Content/2006.09.20a.html
External Source: BUGTRAQ
Name: 20060915 Symantec Norton Insufficient validation of 'SymEvent' driver input buffer
External Source: SREASON
Name: 1591
External Source: XF
Name: symantec-firewall-symevent-dos(28960)
External Source: BID
Name: 20051
External Source: MISC
Name: http://www.matousec.com/info/advisories/Norton-Insufficient-validation-of-SymEvent-driver-input-buffer.php
Type: Advisory

Vulnerable software and versions

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* cpe:/a:symantec:client_security:1.0
* cpe:/a:symantec:client_security:1.0.0_b8.01.9378
* cpe:/a:symantec:client_security:1.0.1
* cpe:/a:symantec:client_security:1.0.1_build_8.01.425a:mr1
* cpe:/a:symantec:client_security:1.0.1_build_8.01.429c:mr2
* cpe:/a:symantec:client_security:1.0.1_build_8.01.434:mr3
* cpe:/a:symantec:client_security:1.0.1_build_8.01.437
* cpe:/a:symantec:client_security:1.0.1_build_8.01.446:mr4
* cpe:/a:symantec:client_security:1.0.1_build_8.01.457:mr5
* cpe:/a:symantec:client_security:1.0.1_build_8.01.460:mr6
* cpe:/a:symantec:client_security:1.0.1_build_8.01.464:mr7
* cpe:/a:symantec:client_security:1.0.1_build_8.01.471:mr8
* cpe:/a:symantec:client_security:1.0.1_build_8.01.501:mr9
* cpe:/a:symantec:client_security:1.0_build_8.01.9374
* cpe:/a:symantec:client_security:1.1
* cpe:/a:symantec:client_security:1.1.1
* cpe:/a:symantec:client_security:1.1.1_build_393
* cpe:/a:symantec:client_security:1.1.1_mr1_build_8.1.1.314a
* cpe:/a:symantec:client_security:1.1.1_mr2_build_8.1.1.319
* cpe:/a:symantec:client_security:1.1.1_mr3_build_8.1.1.323
* cpe:/a:symantec:client_security:1.1.1_mr4_build_8.1.1.329
* cpe:/a:symantec:client_security:1.1.1_mr5_build_8.1.1.336
* cpe:/a:symantec:client_security:1.1.1_mr6_b8.1.1.266
* cpe:/a:symantec:client_security:1.1_stm_b8.1.0.825a
* cpe:/a:symantec:client_security:2.0
* cpe:/a:symantec:client_security:2.0.1_build_9.0.1.1000:mr1
* cpe:/a:symantec:client_security:2.0.2_build_9.0.2.1000:mr2
* cpe:/a:symantec:client_security:2.0.3_build_9.0.3.1000:mr3
* cpe:/a:symantec:client_security:2.0.5_build_1100
* cpe:/a:symantec:client_security:2.0_scf_7.1
* cpe:/a:symantec:client_security:2.0_stm_build_9.0.0.338
* cpe:/a:symantec:client_security:3.0
* cpe:/a:symantec:client_security:3.1
* cpe:/a:symantec:host_ids
* cpe:/a:symantec:norton_antivirus:10.0.2.2000::corporate
* cpe:/a:symantec:norton_antivirus:10.0.2.2001::corporate
* cpe:/a:symantec:norton_antivirus:10.0.2.2002::corporate
* cpe:/a:symantec:norton_antivirus:10.0.2.2010::corporate
* cpe:/a:symantec:norton_antivirus:10.0.2.2011::corporate
* cpe:/a:symantec:norton_antivirus:10.0.2.2020::corporate
* cpe:/a:symantec:norton_antivirus:10.0.2.2021::corporate
* cpe:/a:symantec:norton_antivirus:10.0::corporate
* cpe:/a:symantec:norton_antivirus:10.1::corporate
* cpe:/a:symantec:norton_antivirus:2.1::ms_exchange
* cpe:/a:symantec:norton_antivirus:2003
* cpe:/a:symantec:norton_antivirus:2003::professional
* cpe:/a:symantec:norton_antivirus:2004::professional
* cpe:/a:symantec:norton_antivirus:2005
* cpe:/a:symantec:norton_antivirus:2006
* cpe:/a:symantec:norton_antivirus:2007
* cpe:/a:symantec:norton_antivirus:8.0.1.425a::corporate
* cpe:/a:symantec:norton_antivirus:8.0.1.425c::corporate
* cpe:/a:symantec:norton_antivirus:8.0.1.501::corporate
* cpe:/a:symantec:norton_antivirus:8.0.1.9374::corporate
* cpe:/a:symantec:norton_antivirus:8.0.1.9378::corporate
* cpe:/a:symantec:norton_antivirus:8.0.1::corporate
* cpe:/a:symantec:norton_antivirus:8.0::corporate
* cpe:/a:symantec:norton_antivirus:8.01.434::corporate
* cpe:/a:symantec:norton_antivirus:8.01.437::corporate
* cpe:/a:symantec:norton_antivirus:8.01.446::corporate
* cpe:/a:symantec:norton_antivirus:8.01.457::corporate
* cpe:/a:symantec:norton_antivirus:8.01.460::corporate
* cpe:/a:symantec:norton_antivirus:8.01.464::corporate
* cpe:/a:symantec:norton_antivirus:8.01.471::corporate
* cpe:/a:symantec:norton_antivirus:8.1.0.825a::corporate
* cpe:/a:symantec:norton_antivirus:8.1.1.319::corporate
* cpe:/a:symantec:norton_antivirus:8.1.1.323::corporate
* cpe:/a:symantec:norton_antivirus:8.1.1.329::corporate
* cpe:/a:symantec:norton_antivirus:8.1.1.366::corporate
* cpe:/a:symantec:norton_antivirus:8.1.1.377::corporate
* cpe:/a:symantec:norton_antivirus:8.1.1::corporate
* cpe:/a:symantec:norton_antivirus:8.1.1_build393::corporate
* cpe:/a:symantec:norton_antivirus:8.1.1_build8.1.1.314a::corporate
* cpe:/a:symantec:norton_antivirus:8.1::corporate
* cpe:/a:symantec:norton_antivirus:9.0.0.338::corporate
* cpe:/a:symantec:norton_antivirus:9.0.1.1.1000::corporate
* cpe:/a:symantec:norton_antivirus:9.0.2.1000::corporate
* cpe:/a:symantec:norton_antivirus:9.0.3.1000::corporate
* cpe:/a:symantec:norton_antivirus:9.0.4::corporate
* cpe:/a:symantec:norton_antivirus:9.0.5.1100::corporate
* cpe:/a:symantec:norton_antivirus:9.0.5::corporate
* cpe:/a:symantec:norton_antivirus:9.0::corporate
* cpe:/a:symantec:norton_internet_security:2003
* cpe:/a:symantec:norton_internet_security:2003::professional
* cpe:/a:symantec:norton_internet_security:2004
* cpe:/a:symantec:norton_internet_security:2004::professional
* cpe:/a:symantec:norton_internet_security:2005
* cpe:/a:symantec:norton_internet_security:2005::professional
* cpe:/a:symantec:norton_internet_security:2006::professional
* cpe:/a:symantec:norton_internet_security:2007
* cpe:/a:symantec:norton_personal_firewall:2003
* cpe:/a:symantec:norton_personal_firewall:2004
* cpe:/a:symantec:norton_personal_firewall:2005
* cpe:/a:symantec:norton_personal_firewall:2006
* cpe:/a:symantec:norton_system_works:2003_professional_edition
* cpe:/a:symantec:norton_system_works:2004
* cpe:/a:symantec:norton_system_works:2004_professional_edition
* cpe:/a:symantec:norton_system_works:2005
* cpe:/a:symantec:norton_system_works:2005_premier
* cpe:/a:symantec:norton_system_works:2006
* cpe:/a:symantec:pcanywhere:11.5
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Technical Details

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  • Resource Management Errors (CWE-399)