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computer vulnerability note CVE-2016-6592

Norton: code execution via the "Download Manager"

Synthesis of the vulnerability

An attacker can use a vulnerability via Download Manager of Norton, in order to run code.
Vulnerable software: Norton Antivirus, Norton Internet Security, Norton Security, SEP.
Severity of this announce: 2/4.
Consequences of an intrusion: administrator access/rights, privileged access/rights, user access/rights.
Attacker's origin: user shell.
Creation date: 18/01/2017.
Références of this computer vulnerability: CVE-2016-6592, SYM17-001, VIGILANCE-VUL-21619.

Description of the vulnerability

An attacker can use a vulnerability via Download Manager of Norton, in order to run code. The error isof the kind described in VIGILANCE-VUL-18671.
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