ESET Antivirus CAB Scan Evasion
Medium Nessus Plugin ID 38651
SynopsisAn antivirus application installed on the remote host is affected by a scan evasion vulnerability.
DescriptionThe ESET antivirus application installed on the remote host is affected by a scan evasion vulnerability due to the virus definitions being out of date. In this case, the virus signature database file version of the installed antivirus product is prior to 4036. An attacker can exploit this, by embedding malicious code in a specially crafted CAB file, to evade detection by the scanning engine.
SolutionUpdate the ESET virus signature database file to version 4036 or later.