PowerArchiver 14.02.03 Incorrect PKZIP Encryption Usage

This script is Copyright (C) 2014 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

The remote Windows host contains an application that is affected by an
incorrect encryption usage vulnerability.

Description :

The remote host has PowerArchiver version 14.02.03 installed. It is,
therefore, affected by a flaw with the encryption usage.

A flaw exists in the application where the insecure PKZIP encryption
method is used when a user attempts to encrypt files with AES 256-bit

Note that Nessus has not attempted to exploit this issue, but has
instead relied only on the application's self-reported version number.

See also :


Solution :

Upgrade to PowerArchiver 14.02.05 or later.

Risk factor :

Medium / CVSS Base Score : 5.0
CVSS Temporal Score : 4.3
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Windows

Nessus Plugin ID: 73380 ()

Bugtraq ID: 66174

CVE ID: CVE-2014-2319

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