Facebook Google Plus Twitter LinkedIn YouTube RSS Menu Search Resource - BlogResource - WebinarResource - ReportResource - Eventicons_066 icons_067icons_068icons_069icons_070

Kaspersky Antivirus Client MIME-encoded Scan Bypass



The antivirus product can be tricked into not scanning potentially malicious files.


The remote host is running the Kaspersky antivirus client. This version of Kaspersky is vulnerable to a flaw where file scanning can be bypassed by passing malformed MIME-encoded requests. An attacker exploiting this flaw would be able to send malicious files through the antivirus product without being detected.


Upgrade or patch according to vendor recommendations.