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avast! Antivirus Server Edition LHA Archive Handling Buffer Overflow Vulnerability Vulnerability Scan
Vulnerability Scan Summary
Checks version of avast Server Edition
Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Test
The remote Windows host contains an application that is affected by a
The remote host is running avast! Antivirus Server Edition.
The installed version of avast! Antivirus Server Edition is reportedly
prone to a heap overflow when processing LHA archives with long
filename and directory-name extended-header fields. A possible hacker may
be able to exploit this issue to execute arbitrary code on the remote
host, likely with LOCAL SYSTEM rights.
See also :
Upgrade to avast! Antivirus Server Edition 4.7.660 or later.
High / CVSS Base Score : 7.0
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