Sophos Anti-Virus for Mac Multiple Vulnerabilities

This script is Copyright (C) 2012-2014 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote Mac OS X host has an antivirus application that is affected
by multiple vulnerabilities.

Description :

According to its engine version, the Sophos Anti-Virus installation on
the remote Mac OS X host is affected by multiple vulnerabilities :

- A memory corruption issue exists in the RAR virtual
machine standard filters.

- A stack-based buffer overflow issue exists in the PDF
file decrypter.

See also :

https://lock.cmpxchg8b.com/sophailv2.pdf
http://nakedsecurity.sophos.com/2012/11/05/tavis-ormandy-sophos/
http://www.sophos.com/en-us/support/knowledgebase/118424.aspx

Solution :

Upgrade to Sophos Anti-Virus engine version 3.37.10 or later.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 7.7
(CVSS2#E:F/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: MacOS X Local Security Checks

Nessus Plugin ID: 62947 ()

Bugtraq ID: 56401

CVE ID: