Vulnerability Details

F-Secure Products Malware Detection Bypass Vulnerability (Windows)

Published: 2009-06-17 15:54:48
CVE Author: NIST National Vulnerability Database

CVSS Base Vector:
AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P

Impact:
Successful exploitation will let the attacker craft malwares in a archive file and spread it across the network to gain access to sensitive information or cause damage to the system.

Affected Versions:
F-Secure Anti-Virus 2009 and earlier F-Secure Client Security 8.0 and earlier F-Secure Internet Security 2009 and earlier F-Secure Anti-Virus for MIMEsweeper 5.61 and earlier F-Secure Anti-Virus for Workstations 8.0 and earlier F-Secure Anti-Virus for Windows Servers 8.00 and earlier F-Secure Internet Gatekeeper for Windows 6.61 and earlier F-Secure Anti-Virus for Microsoft Exchange 7.10 and earlier

Technical Details:
This flaw is due to bug in the antivirus scanning engine which doesn't process the malformed crafted malware archives.

Recommendations:
Apply the patch from the referenced advisory.

Summary:
This host is installed with F-Secure Product and is prone to Malware Detection Bypass Vulnerability.

Detection Type:
Windows Registry

Solution Type:
Vendor Patch

NIST (National Institute of Standards and Technology) NVD (National Vulnerability Database)

https://nvd.nist.gov/vuln/detail/CVE-2009-1782

SecurityFocus Bugtraq ID:

https://www.securityfocus.com/bid/34849

References:

http://secunia.com/advisories/35008
http://xforce.iss.net/xforce/xfdb/50346
http://www.vupen.com/english/advisories/2009/1262
http://www.f-secure.com/en_EMEA/support/security-advisory/fsc-2009-1.html

Severity
Medium
CVSS Score
6.8
Published
2009-06-17
Modified
2018-11-30
Category
Malware

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