NOD32 Antivirus ARJ Archive Filename Handling Overflow

This script is Copyright (C) 2005-2016 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote Windows application is prone to a buffer overflow attack.

Description :

The remote host is running NOD32 Antivirus, from eset.

The installed version of NOD32 Antivirus is reportedly prone to a
heap-based buffer overflow when processing ARJ archives with long
filenames. An attacker may be able to exploit this issue to execute
arbitrary code on the remote host.

See also :

http://secunia.com/secunia_research/2005-40/advisory/
http://seclists.org/fulldisclosure/2005/Sep/153

Solution :

Upgrade nod32.002 to version 1.034 build 1132 or later using the
online update process.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 7.9
(CVSS2#E:U/RL:U/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Windows

Nessus Plugin ID: 19700 ()

Bugtraq ID: 14773

CVE ID: CVE-2005-2903

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