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CVE-2006-4266 Detail

Current Description

Symantec Norton Personal Firewall 2006 9.1.0.33, and possibly earlier, does not properly protect Norton registry keys, which allows local users to provide Trojan horse libraries to Norton by using RegSaveKey and RegRestoreKey to modify HKLM\SOFTWARE\Symantec\CCPD\SuiteOwners, as demonstrated using NISProd.dll. NOTE: in most cases, this attack would not cross privilege boundaries, because modifying the SuiteOwners key requires administrative privileges. However, this issue is a vulnerability because the product's functionality is intended to protect against privileged actions such as this.

Source:  MITRE
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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score: N/A
NVD score not yet provided.

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Hyperlink Resource
http://securityreason.com/securityalert/1428
http://www.matousec.com/info/advisories/Norton-DLL-faking-via-SuiteOwners-protection-bypass.php
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/443632/100/0/threaded
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/19585

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
NVD-CWE-Other Other NIST  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:symantec:norton_personal_firewall:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
Up to (including)
2006_9.1.0.33


Change History

2 change records found - show changes

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2006-4266
NVD Published Date:
08/21/2006
NVD Last Modified:
10/17/2018