Vulnerability Details

F-Secure Products Security Bypass Vulnerability (Linux)

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 attacks can allow attackers to bypass scanning detection and possibly launch further attacks on the vulnerable system.

Affected Versions:
F-Secure Linux Security prior to 7.03 build 81803 F-Secure Internet Gatekeeper for Linux prior to 3.02 build 1221 F-Secure Anti-Virus Linux Client and Server Security 5.54 and prior

Technical Details:
Error in the file parsing engine can be exploited to bypass the anti-virus scanning functionality via a specially crafted ZIP or RAR file.

Recommendations:
Apply the update from the referenced advisory.

Summary:
This host is installed with F-Secure Product and is prone to Security Bypass vulnerability.

Detection Type:
Executable

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/downloads
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
2018-12-06
Category
Malware

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