AVG Anti-virus avg7core.sys 0x5348E004 IOCTL Local Privilege Escalation

This script is Copyright (C) 2007-2016 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote Windows host contains an application that is prone to a
local privilege escalation vulnerability.

Description :

AVG Anti-Virus is installed on the remote Windows host.

The version of AVG Anti-Virus on the remote host includes a kernel
mode service driver, avg7core.sys, that allows a local user to write
arbitrary data to arbitrary addresses.

See also :

http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/473360/30/0/threaded

Solution :

Upgrade to AVG 7.5 build 476, core service version 7.5.0.476, or
later.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.2
(CVSS2#AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.3
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Windows

Nessus Plugin ID: 25706 (avg_avg7core_priv_escalation.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 24870

CVE ID: CVE-2007-3777

Ready to Amp Up Your Nessus Experience?

Get Nessus Professional to scan unlimited IPs, run compliance checks & more

Buy Nessus Professional Now