Computer Associates Anti-Virus Engine arclib.dll < 8.1.4.0 Multiple Flaws

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Synopsis :

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

Description :

The antivirus engine from Computer Associates installed on the remote
host is affected by multiple vulnerabilities :

- Due to improper handling of certain specially crafted
RAR
files it may be possible for a remote attacker to
trigger
a heap overflow or denial of service condition.
(CVE-2009-3587)

- Due to improper handling of certain specially crafted
RAR
files it may be possible for a remote attacker to
trigger
a stack overflow or denial of service condition.
(CVE-2009-3588)

See also :

http://www.nessus.org/u?cccd446a
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/507101/30/0/threaded
http://www.nessus.org/u?aeda8c7c
http://seclists.org/bugtraq/2009/Oct/79

Solution :

Either manually apply the patch listed in the vendor advisory or
ensure that the product's automatic updates feature is enabled and
working properly.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.5
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
CVSS Temporal Score : 5.5
(CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Windows

Nessus Plugin ID: 42105 (ca_av_arclib_8140.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 36653

CVE ID: CVE-2009-3587
CVE-2009-3588

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