Panda Security cpoint.sys Kernel Memory Corruption

This script is Copyright (C) 2008-2016 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

The remote host contains an application that is affected by a kernel
memory corruption vulnerability.

Description :

A vulnerability in the 'Cpoint.sys' kernel driver shipped with Panda
Antivirus+ Firewall 2008 and Panda Internet Security 2008 fails to
sufficiently validate IOCTL requests before processing them. A local
attacker may be able to leverage this issue to execute arbitrary code
with kernel privileges or crash the system by causing a kernel panic.

See also :

Solution :

Apply the appropriate hotfix as discussed in the vendor advisories

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.2
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.3
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Windows

Nessus Plugin ID: 31462 ()

Bugtraq ID: 28150

CVE ID: CVE-2008-1471

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