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CVE-2017-6327 Detail

Description

The Symantec Messaging Gateway before 10.6.3-267 can encounter an issue of remote code execution, which describes a situation whereby an individual may obtain the ability to execute commands remotely on a target machine or in a target process. In this type of occurrence, after gaining access to the system, the attacker may attempt to elevate their privileges.


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Hyperlink Resource
http://seclists.org/fulldisclosure/2017/Aug/28
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/100135 Third Party Advisory  VDB Entry 
https://www.exploit-db.com/exploits/42519/ Third Party Advisory  VDB Entry 
https://www.symantec.com/security_response/securityupdates/detail.jsp?fid=security_advisory&pvid=security_advisory&year=&suid=20170810_00 Vendor Advisory 

This CVE is in CISA's Known Exploited Vulnerabilities Catalog

Reference CISA's BOD 22-01 and Known Exploited Vulnerabilities Catalog for further guidance and requirements.

Vulnerability Name Date Added Due Date Required Action
Symantec Messaging Gateway Remote Code Execution Vulnerability 11/03/2021 05/03/2022 Apply updates per vendor instructions.

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-20 Improper Input Validation cwe source acceptance level NIST  

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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2017-6327
NVD Published Date:
08/11/2017
NVD Last Modified:
10/02/2019
Source:
Symantec Corporation