Intrusion Prevention

Symantec.Web.Gateway.Arbitrary.Password.Change

Description

This indicates an attack attempt against a arbitrary password changed vulnerability in Symantec Web Gateway.
The vulnerability is caused by an error when the vulnerable software handles a malicious request. It allows a remote attacker to change arbitrary password on remote service via sending a crafted web request.

Affected Products

Symantec Web Gateway

Impact

System Compromise: Remote attackers can gain control of vulnerable systems.

CVE References

CVE-2012-2977