NOD32 < 2.70.37 Directory Name Handling Multiple Overflows

High Nessus Network Monitor Plugin ID 4001


The remote host is vulnerable to a buffer overflow.


The remote host is running the NOD32 antivirus software. This version of NOD32 is vulnerable to multiple stack overflows. An attacker exploiting this flaw would only need to send a malformed file to a system running the NOD32 antivirus software. Successful exploitation would result in the attacker exploiting code on the remote system.


Upgrade to version 2.70.37 or higher.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 4001

Family: Web Clients

Published: 2004/08/18

Modified: 2018/09/16

Dependencies: 1735, 8314

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 7.2

Temporal Score: 5.6

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

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


Base Score: 8.4

Temporal Score: 7.5


Temporal Vector: CVSS3#E:P/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:eset_software:nod32_antivirus

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2007-2852

BID: 24098