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Vulnerability Assessment Details
Checks for version of WebScan ActiveX control
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Assessment
The remote Windows host has an ActiveX control that is affected by
The Windows remote host contains the WebScan ActiveX control, which is
used by Computer Associates' eTrust Antivirus WebScan service.
The version of this ActiveX control on the remote host reportedly
contains a buffer overflow and fails to properly validate parameters.
Exploitation of these issues may permit an unauthenticated remote
attacker to execute arbitrary code or gain privileged access.
See also :
Either remote the control or upgrade to WebScan v220.127.116.118 or later
by visiting http://www3.ca.com/securityadvisor/virusinfo/scan.aspx and
permiting Internet Explorer to update a new version of webscan.cab.
Network Security Threat Level:
High / CVSS Base Score : 7.0
Networks Security ID: 19399, 19403
Vulnerability Assessment Copyright: This script is Copyright (C) 2006 Tenable Network Security
|Dell PowerEdge R710 Server Xeon E5530 2.40GHz (x2) 72GB RAM No HDDs SAS 6/i
|Mixed Lot of (7) 3.5" SAS Server HDDs 146GB to 6TB Seagate, Hitachi TESTED
|Dell PowerEdge R720 2x E5-2690 v2 3.0Ghz 10 Core 32GB 8x 300GB 15K SAS H710
|DELL POWEREDGE R630 8 BAY E5-2698V4 2.2GHZ 256GB 8 X 600GB SSD H730
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