|CVSS SCORE||5.5, (AV:L/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:H)|
This vulnerability allows local attackers to create a denial-of-service condition on affected installations of Symantec Endpoint Protection. An attacker must first obtain the ability to execute low-privileged code on the target system in order to exploit this vulnerability.
The specific flaw exists within the AvHostPlugin.dll module. By invoking a method of a COM class, an attacker can delete arbitrary files. An attacker can leverage this vulnerability to create a denial-of-service condition on the system.
Symantec has issued an update to correct this vulnerability. More details can be found at: