National Vulnerability Database

National Vulnerability Database

National Vulnerability
Database

CVE-2007-2896 Detail

Current Description

Race condition in the Symantec Enterprise Security Manager (ESM) 6.5.3 managers and agents on Windows before 20070524 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (CPU consumption and application hang) via certain network scans to ESM ports.

Source:  MITRE
View Analysis Description

Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 4.3 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 2.9
Exploitability Subscore: 8.6


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): Medium
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): None
Integrity (I): None
Availability (A): Partial
Additional Information:
Allows disruption of service

Evaluator Solution

The vendor has released an update addressing this issue: Symantec Enterprise Security Manager 6.5.3 Symantec Mini Update Package.zip http://www.symantec.com/avcenter/security/ESM/esmPU/Mini Update Package.zip

References to Advisories, Solutions, and Tools

By selecting these links, you will be leaving NIST webspace. We have provided these links to other web sites because they may have information that would be of interest to you. No inferences should be drawn on account of other sites being referenced, or not, from this page. There may be other web sites that are more appropriate for your purpose. NIST does not necessarily endorse the views expressed, or concur with the facts presented on these sites. Further, NIST does not endorse any commercial products that may be mentioned on these sites. Please address comments about this page to nvd@nist.gov.

Hyperlink Resource
http://securityresponse.symantec.com/avcenter/security/Content/2007.05.24a.html Patch
http://securityresponse.symantec.com/avcenter/security/Content/2007.05.24b.html Patch Vendor Advisory
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/24123
http://www.securitytracker.com/id?1018120
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2007/1940
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/34507

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:symantec:enterprise_security_manager:6.5.3:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
Running on/with
 cpe:2.3:o:microsoft:all_windows:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)


Change History

2 change records found - show changes

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2007-2896
NVD Published Date:
05/29/2007
NVD Last Modified:
07/28/2017