Low

CVE-2004-0217 - Unspecified vulnerability in Symantec Antivirus Scan Engine

Publication: 2004-04-15
Summary

The LiveUpdate capability (liveupdate.sh) in Symantec AntiVirus Scan Engine 4.0 and 4.3 for Red Hat Linux allows local users to create or append to arbitrary files via a symlink attack on /tmp/LiveUpdate.log.

Risk level (CVSS 3.7)

Low

3.7

Access Vector

  • Network
  • Adjacent Network
  • Local

Access Complexity

  • Low
  • Medium
  • High

Authentication

  • None
  • Single
  • Multiple

Confident. Impact

  • Complete
  • Partial
  • None

Integrity Impact

  • Complete
  • Partial
  • None

Affected Products

  • Symantec Antivirus Scan Engine 4.0
  • Symantec Antivirus Scan Engine 4.3