Symantec has released an advisory detailing issues with the Autonomy Keyview Content Filter.
The severity ranges from medium to high depending on the level of privilege the Keyview module runs with.
As part of normal best practices, Symantec strongly recommends keeping all operating systems and applications updated with the latest vendor patches. Specific products affected and versions containing fixes are listed here: http://www.symantec.com/business/security_response/securityupdates/detail.jsp?fid=security_advisory&pvid=security_advisory&year=2011&suid=20111006_00
The abobve document contains workaround/mitigations for:
Symantec Mail Security for Microsoft Exchange (SMSMSE)
SMSMSE 6.5.6 or SMSMSE 6.0.13 (see mitigation workarounds below to disable content filtering as an interim)
Symantec Mail Security for Domino (SMSDOM)
SMSDOM 8.0.9 (see mitigation workarounds below to disable content filtering as an interim)
Symantec Mail Security for Domino
SMSDOM 7.5.12 (see mitigation workarounds below to disable content filtering as an interim)
Symantec Brightmail and Messaging Gateway (SBG/SMG)
9.5 and earlier
Symantec Messaging Gateway 9.5.1
Symantec Data Loss Prevention(DLP) Enforce/Detection Servers for Windows
10.x and earlier
Symantec DLP 11.1.1 for Windows
Symantec Data Loss Prevention Enforce/Detection Servers for Linux
Symantec DLP 11.1.1 for Linux
Symantec Data Loss Prevention Endpoint Agents
Symantec DLP 11.1.1 Agent
Symantec Data Loss Prevention Enforce/Detection Servers for Windows
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