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Category:   Application (Generic)  >   Symantec Workspace Streaming Vendors:   Symantec
Symantec Workspace Streaming XMLRPC Processing Flaw Lets Remote Users Access and Upload Files on the Target System
SecurityTracker Alert ID:  1030222
SecurityTracker URL:
CVE Reference:   CVE-2014-1649   (Links to External Site)
Date:  May 12 2014
Impact:   Disclosure of system information, Disclosure of user information, Execution of arbitrary code via network, Modification of system information, Modification of user information, User access via network
Fix Available:  Yes  Vendor Confirmed:  Yes  
Version(s): 7.5.x prior to
Description:   A vulnerability was reported in Symantec Workspace Streaming. A remote user can view and upload files to the target system.

A remote user can supply a specially crafted HTTPS XMLRPC request to access files and functions on the target system. This can be exploited to upload arbitrary code to the target system to create an unauthorized access point on the system and gain application-level access on the system.

Andrea Micalizzi, aka rgod, reported this vulnerability (via HP's Zero Day Initiative).

Impact:   A remote user can view and upload files to the target system. This can be exploited to execute arbitrary code on the target system.
Solution:   The vendor has issued a fix ( (7.5 SP1)).

The vendor's advisory is available at:

Vendor URL: (Links to External Site)
Cause:   Access control error
Underlying OS:  Windows (2003), Windows (2008), Windows (2012)

Message History:   None.

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