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CVE-2015-5692 Detail

Current Description

admin_messages.php in the management console on Symantec Web Gateway (SWG) appliances with software before 5.2.2 DB 5.0.0.1277 allows remote authenticated users to execute arbitrary code by uploading a file with a safe extension and content type, and then leveraging an improper Sudo configuration to make this a setuid-root file.

Source:  MITRE
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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
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Hyperlink Resource
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/76726
http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1033625
http://www.symantec.com/security_response/securityupdates/detail.jsp?fid=security_advisory&pvid=security_advisory&year=&suid=20150916_00 Vendor Advisory
http://www.zerodayinitiative.com/advisories/ZDI-15-443/

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-264 Permissions, Privileges, and Access Controls NIST  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:symantec:web_gateway:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
Up to (including)
5.2.2


Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2015-5692
NVD Published Date:
09/20/2015
NVD Last Modified:
12/21/2016