AVG Anti-virus avg7core.sys 0x5348E004 IOCTL Local Privilege Escalation
High Nessus Plugin ID 25706
SynopsisThe remote Windows host contains an application that is prone to a local privilege escalation vulnerability.
DescriptionAVG Anti-Virus is installed on the remote Windows host.
The version of AVG Anti-Virus on the remote host includes a kernel mode service driver, avg7core.sys, that allows a local user to write arbitrary data to arbitrary addresses.
SolutionUpgrade to AVG 7.5 build 476, core service version 188.8.131.526, or later.