Panda Antivirus EXE File Parsing Overflow

High Nessus Plugin ID 25764


The remote Windows host has an application that is prone to a buffer overflow attack.


The version of Panda Antivirus installed on the remote host reportedly contains a buffer overflow in its file parsing engine. Using a specially crafted EXE file, a remote attacker may be able to leverage this issue to crash the affected application or to execute arbitrary code.


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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 25764

File Name: panda_exe_file_parsing_overflow.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.15 $

Type: local

Agent: windows

Family: Windows

Published: 2007/07/25

Modified: 2016/05/16

Dependencies: 20283

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:ND

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:pandasecurity:panda_antivirus

Required KB Items: Antivirus/Panda/installed, Antivirus/Panda/sigs

Exploit Available: false

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2007/07/20

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2007/07/21

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2007-3969

BID: 24989

OSVDB: 37979