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WinRAR LHA Filename Handling Buffer Overflow Vulnerabilities Vulnerability Scan

Vulnerability Scan Summary
Check the version of WinRAR

Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test

Synopsis :

The remote Windows host has an application that is suffers from two
buffer overflow vulnerabilities.

Description :

The remote host is running WinRAR, an archive manager for Windows.

The version of WinRAR installed on the remote host is affected by two
stack-based buffer overflows when processing LHA files with specially-
crafted filenames. Successful exploitation of either issue enables an
attacker to execute arbitrary code subject to the rights of the
current user.

See also :

Solution :

Upgrade to WinRAR version 3.6.0 beta 7 ( or later.

Threat Level:

High / CVSS Base Score : 8

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