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CVE-2017-6324 Detail

Current Description

The Symantec Messaging Gateway, when processing a specific email attachment, can allow a malformed or corrupted Word file with a potentially malicious macro through despite the administrator having the 'disarm' functionality enabled. This constitutes a 'bypass' of the disarm functionality resident to the application.

Source:  MITRE
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Severity



CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

NIST CVSS score
NIST: NVD
Base Score: 7.3 HIGH
Vector:  CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:L/I:L/A:L

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Hyperlink Resource
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/98889 Third Party Advisory VDB Entry
http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1038785
https://www.symantec.com/security_response/securityupdates/detail.jsp?fid=security_advisory&pvid=security_advisory&year=&suid=20170621_00 Vendor Advisory

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
NVD-CWE-noinfo Insufficient Information NIST  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:symantec:messaging_gateway:*:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
     Show Matching CPE(s)
Up to (including)
10.6.2


Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2017-6324
NVD Published Date:
06/26/2017
NVD Last Modified:
10/02/2019