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CVE-2016-6592 Detail

Description

A vulnerability was found in Symantec Norton Download Manager versions prior to 5.6. A remote user can create a specially crafted DLL file that, when placed on the target user's system, will cause the Norton Download Manager component to load the remote user's DLL instead of the intended DLL and execute arbitrary code when the Norton Download Manager component is run by the target user.

Source:  MITRE

Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score: N/A
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Hyperlink Resource
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/94695
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/95444
http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1037622
http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1037623
http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1037624
https://support.symantec.com/us/en/article.SYMSA1394.html

Weakness Enumeration

Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2016-6592
NVD Published Date:
01/14/2020
NVD Last Modified:
01/15/2020