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The remote Windows host has an application that is affected by
The version of Sophos Anti-Virus installed on the remote host
reportedly contains several problems involving the processing of 'UPX'
and 'BZIP' files. If a remote attacker can cause a malicious file to
be scanned by the affected application, these issues could be
leveraged to crash the affected application, fill up space on the disk
volume used for Engine temporary files, or possibly even execute
See also :
Update to Sophos Anti-Virus engine version 2.48.0 or later.
Risk factor :
High / CVSS Base Score : 7.8
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.8
Public Exploit Available : false