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BitDefender Local Privilege Escalation Vulnerability Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
Checks date of BitDefender's virus signatures
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
The remote Windows host contains an application that is prone to a
local format string vulnerability.
The version of BitDefender installed on the remote host fails to
sanitize scan job settings of format strings. By leveraging this
flaw, a local attacker may be able to crash the antivirus application
or possibly even gain complete control of the affected system.
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Run BitDefender's regular update function.
High / CVSS Base Score : 7.0
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