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Sid 1-50130

Message

BROWSER-PLUGINS CA Internet Security Suite XMLSecDB ActiveX function call access

Summary

The XML Security Database Parser class in the XMLSecDB ActiveX control in the HIPSEngine component in the Management Server before 8.1.0.88, and the client before 1.6.450, in CA Host-Based Intrusion Prevention System (HIPS) 8.1, as used in CA Internet Security Suite (ISS) 2010, allows remote attackers to download an arbitrary program onto a client machine, and execute this program, via vectors involving the SetXml and Save methods.

Impact

CVSS base score 8.8 CVSS impact score 9.2 CVSS exploitability score 8.6 confidentialityImpact NONE integrityImpact COMPLETE availabilityImpact COMPLETE

CVE-2011-1036:

CVSS base score 8.8

CVSS impact score 9.2

CVSS exploitability score 8.6

Confidentiality Impact NONE

Integrity Impact COMPLETE

Availability Impact COMPLETE

Detailed information

CVE-2011-1036: The XML Security Database Parser class in the XMLSecDB ActiveX control in the HIPSEngine component in the Management Server before 8.1.0.88, and the client before 1.6.450, in CA Host-Based Intrusion Prevention System (HIPS) 8.1, as used in CA Internet Security Suite (ISS) 2010, allows remote attackers to download an arbitrary program onto a client machine, and execute this program, via vectors involving the SetXml and Save methods.

Affected systems

  • ca host-basedintrusionprevention_system 8.1
  • ca internetsecuritysuite_2010 *
  • ca internetsecuritysuite_2011 *

Ease of attack

CVE-2011-1036:

Access Vector NETWORK

Access Complexity MEDIUM

Authentication NONE

False positives

None known

False negatives

None known

Corrective action

Contributors

  • Talos research team.
  • This document was generated from data supplied by the national vulnerability database, a product of the national institute of standards and technology.
  • For more information see nvd.

Additional References