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Symantec Endpoint Protection: CVE-2014-3434: SEP Local Client ADC Buffer Overflow

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Symantec Endpoint Protection: CVE-2014-3434: SEP Local Client ADC Buffer Overflow

Severity
6
CVSS
(AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
Published
06/28/2016
Created
07/25/2018
Added
04/27/2018
Modified
10/05/2021

Description

The sysplant driver, loaded as part of the Application and Device Control (ADC) component on a SEP client, does not do sufficient validation of external input which could result in a local client BSOD denial of service or, if successfully exploited, potentially local elevation of privilege on the client system.

Solution(s)

  • endpoint_protection-upgrade-latest

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