Trend Micro UPX File Parsing Overflow

High Nessus Plugin ID 24681


The remote Windows host is vulnerable to a buffer overflow attack.


The remote host is running Trend Antivirus, a commercial antivirus software package for Windows. The scan engine of the remote antivirus is affected by a UPX file parsing vulnerability that could potentially allow an attacker to crash the scan engine or execute arbitrary code.


Upgrade virus pattern file to 4.245.00 or higher.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 24681

File Name: trendmicro_upx_parsing.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.25 $

Type: local

Agent: windows

Family: Windows

Published: 2007/02/21

Modified: 2016/11/23

Dependencies: 16192

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 9.3

Temporal Score: 8.1

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:trend_micro:trend_micro_antivirus

Required KB Items: Antivirus/TrendMicro/trendmicro_internal_pattern_version

Exploit Available: false

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2007/02/07

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2007/02/08

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2007-0851

BID: 22449

OSVDB: 33038

CERT: 276432

IAVA: 2007-A-0013