Vulnerability title: Weak File Permissions in SAP Afaria XeService.exe
|Reported by:||Russ Spooner|
It was identified that the Afaria Windows client software was installed with weak default permissions that granted read and write permissions to the Everyone group to the install folder.
This includes the XeService.exe which is launched at system startup in the context of LocalSystem.
An attacker can replace the XeService binary with a malicious one and thereby elevate privileges to LocalSystem after a reboot.
Exploit code not required.
The vendor has released a patch.
|01/04/2014||Vendor working on a fix|
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