Symantec Anti-Virus Tool Puts Server Passwords in Danger

Filed under: — By Aviran Mordo @ 2:47 pm

Symantec Corp. is investigating a report of a security hole in a version of its corporate anti-virus product that could expose sensitive username and password information, the company acknowledged.

The reported security hole affects Symantec Anti Virus Corporate Edition Version 9 and could allow an attacker or nonprivileged user to obtain sensitive server log-in information. Details of the vulnerability were posted on the Bugtraq mailing list Wednesday.

Source: eWeek


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