BitDefender CAB Scan Evasion

This script is Copyright (C) 2009-2012 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

The remote host is running an antivirus application that is
susceptible to a scan evasion attack.

Description :

The remote version of BitDefender Antivirus is running with a
signature update before April 13, 2009. Such versions are affected by
a scan evasion vulnerability. An attacker can exploit this flaw to
package malicious code in a specially crafted 'CAB' file so that it
will not be detected by the scan engine.

See also :

Solution :

Ensure the scan engine is using a signature update of April 13, 2009
or later as that is reportedly when the vendor is said to have
deployed a patch for the issue.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
CVSS Temporal Score : 3.7
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Windows

Nessus Plugin ID: 38829 (bitdefender_cab_scan_evasion.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 34580


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