avast! Professional Edition < 5.0.418 Local Privilege Escalation
High Nessus Plugin ID 44876
SynopsisThe remote Windows host contains an application that is affected by a local privilege escalation vulnerability.
DescriptionThe remote Windows host is running avast! Professional Edition. The installed version of this software is potentially affected by a local privilege escalation vulnerability because the 'aavmker4.sys' driver fails to sufficiently sanitize user-supplied input passed via a specially crafted IOCTL request.
SolutionUpgrade to Avast! Professional Edition 5.0.418 or later.