F-PROT Antivirus Engine < 4.4.4 Multiple File Handling DoS Vulnerabilities

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


Synopsis :

The remote host has an application that is affected by multiple flaws.

Description :

The version of F-PROT Anti-Virus installed on the remote Windows host
contains flaws in the way it handles CHM, UPX-compressed,
ASPack-compressed and certain Microsoft office files.

- A malformed CHM file containing '0xffffffff' in the
'nb_dir'
field could crash the application.

- A malformed UPX-compressed or ASPack-compressed file
could
crash the application.

- A specially crafted Microsoft office document could
trigger
a infinite loop, causing a denial of service condition.

See also :

http://seclists.org/fulldisclosure/2008/Jul/0275.html
http://www.f-prot.com/download/ReleaseNotesWindows.txt

Solution :

Upgrade to F-PROT Anti-Virus engine 4.4.4 included with F-PROT
Anti-Virus version 6.0.9.0.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 4.3
(CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Windows

Nessus Plugin ID: 33549 (fprot_multiple_vulns.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 30258
30253

CVE ID: CVE-2008-3244
CVE-2008-3243

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