Avira Desktop for Windows ACE Archive Handling Buffer Overflow
High Nessus Plugin ID 19703
SynopsisThe remote Windows host contains an application that is affected by a buffer overflow.
DescriptionThe remote host is running Avira Desktop for Windows.
The installed version of Avira Desktop for Windows is reportedly prone to a stack-based buffer overflow when scanning ACE archives with long filenames. An attacker can exploit this issue to execute arbitrary code on the remote host.
SolutionUpgrade AVPACK32.DLL to version 188.8.131.52 or later via online update.