CVE-2016-6591

Current Description

A vulnerability was found in Symantec Norton Download Manager versions prior to 5.6. A remote user can create a specially crafted DLL file that, when placed on the target user's system, will cause the Norton Download Manager component to load the remote user's DLL instead of the intended DLL and execute arbitrary code when the Norton Download Manager component is run by the target user.

Basic Data

PublishedJanuary 14, 2020
Last ModifiedJanuary 21, 2020
Assignercve@mitre.org
Data TypeCVE
Data FormatMITRE
Data Version4.0
Problem TypeCVE-2013-0727
CVE Data Version4.0

Base Metric V2

CVSS 2 - Version2.0
CVSS 2 - Vector StringAV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P
CVSS 2 - Access VectorLOCAL
CVSS 2 - Access ComplexityLOW
CVSS 2 - AuthenticationNONE
CVSS 2 - Confidentiality ImpactPARTIAL
CVSS 2 - Availability ImpactPARTIAL
CVSS 2 - Base Score4.6
SeverityMEDIUM
Exploitability Score3.9
Impact Score6.4
Obtain All Privilegefalse
Obtain User Privilegefalse
Obtain Other Privilegefalse

Base Metric V3

No data provided.

Configurations

  • OR - Configuration 1
    Cpe VersionPartVendorProductVersionUpdateEditionLanguageSW EditionTarget SWTarget HWOtherVersion Start IncludingVersion End IncludingVersion Start ExcludingVersion End Excluding
    2.3ApplicationSymantecNorton Download Manager********5.6

Vulnerable Software List

VendorProductVersions
Symantec Norton Download Manager *

References

NameSourceURLTags
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/94695http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/94695MISCThird Party Advisory VDB Entry
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/95444http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/95444MISCThird Party Advisory VDB Entry
http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1037622http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1037622MISCThird Party Advisory VDB Entry
http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1037623http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1037623MISCThird Party Advisory VDB Entry
http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1037624http://www.securitytracker.com/id/1037624MISCThird Party Advisory VDB Entry
https://support.symantec.com/us/en/article.SYMSA1394.htmlhttps://support.symantec.com/us/en/article.SYMSA1394.htmlCONFIRMVendor Advisory