Avira AntiVir Engine PDF Handling Remote DoS

High

Synopsis

The remote host has an antivirus application installed that is affected by a remote denial-of-service vulnerability.

Description

Versions of Avira AntiVir engine earlier than 8.2.12.58 are vulnerable to a denial-of-service attack when a specially crafted PDF is processed by the engine.

Solution

Upgrade to Avira AntiVir Engine 8.2.12.58 or later.