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An antivirus application on the remote Windows host is affected by a
denial of service vulnerability.
The Sophos Anti-Virus install on the remote host uses an engine version
earlier than 3.50.1. As such, it reportedly has a misconfigured Access
Control List (ACL) on certain system objects that could allow a local
attacker to cause the host to become sluggish and eventually crash, or
display false 'ready for update' message popups.
See also :
Upgrade to Sophos Anti-Virus engine version 3.50.1 or later.
Risk factor :
Medium / CVSS Base Score : 4.9
CVSS Temporal Score : 3.8
Public Exploit Available : true
Nessus Plugin ID: 72337 ()
Bugtraq ID: 65286
CVE ID: CVE-2014-1213
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