Symantec pcAnywhere update
Last Update: 2012-01-26
Criticality level: Moderately critical
Impact: Privilege escalation, System access
Where: From local network
- http://web.nvd.nist....d=CVE-2011-3478 - 10.0 (HIGH)
- http://web.nvd.nist....d=CVE-2011-3479 - 4.3
... exploitation of this vulnerability may allow execution of arbitrary code.
The security issue and the vulnerability are reported in the following products:
Symantec pcAnywhere version 12.5.x, Symantec Altiris IT Management Suite version 7.0, Symantec Altiris IT Management Suite version 7.1
Solution: Apply hotfix TECH179526.
Original Advisory: Symantec:
Jan 24, 2012 - SYM12-002 - Severity: High
pcAnywhere hotfix - Article: TECH179526
Updated: 2012-01-25 - "... Symantec pcAnywhere 12.5.x users should upgrade to the latest supported version, 12.5.3, prior to applying the hotfix or reapply the hotfix once they upgrade to the 12.5.3 version."
Updated: Jan 25 2012
Edited by AplusWebMaster, 27 January 2012 - 07:32 AM.