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McAfee VirusScan Enterprise CVE-2016-8030 Memory Corruption Vulnerability (Windows)

Information

Severity

Severity

Medium

Family

Family

Denial of Service

CVSSv2 Base

CVSSv2 Base

4.3

CVSSv2 Vector

CVSSv2 Vector

AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P

Solution Type

Solution Type

Vendor Patch

Created

Created

5 years ago

Modified

Modified

3 years ago

Summary

McAfee VirusScan Enterprise for Windows is prone to a remote memory-corruption vulnerability.

Insight

Insight

A Memory Corruption vulnerability in the Scriptscan COM Object in McAfee VirusScan Enterprise 8.8 Patch 8 and earlier allows a remote attacker to create a Denial of Service on the active Internet Explorer tab via a crafted HTML link.

Affected Software

Affected Software

VirusScan Enterprise 8.8 Patch 8 and prior are vulnerable

Detection Method

Detection Method

Checks if a vulnerable version is present on the target host.

Solution

Solution

Update to VirusScan Enterprise 8.8 Patch 9.

Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures (CVE)