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Kaspersky Antivirus PE File Denial of Service Vulnerability Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
Checks date of virus signatures
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
The remote Windows host contains an antivirus application that is
prone to a denial of service attack.
The version of Kaspersky Antivirus installed on the remote host is
affected by a denial of service issue that can be triggered with a
specially-crafted PE (portable executable) file to send the scanning
engine into an infinite loop and prevent scanning of other files.
See also :
Update the virus signatures to 01/02/2007 or later.
Low / CVSS Base Score : 2.3
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