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Vulnerability Score 5.0 5.0
CVE Id CVE-2004-1910
Last Modified 05 Sep 2008 04:42:40
Published 31 Dec 2004 12:00:00
Confidentiality Impact NONE NONE
Integrity Impact NONE NONE
Availability Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Access Vector NETWORK
Access Complexity LOW
Authentication NONE



rufsi.dll in Symantec Virus Detection allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) via a long string to the GetPrivateProfileString function. NOTE: this issue was originally reported as a buffer overflow, but that specific claim is disputed by the vendor, although a crash is acknowledged.

Vulnerable Systems


  • Symantec Security Check Virus Detection


XF - symantec-sc-rufsi-bo(15778)

BID - 10069

BUGTRAQ - 20040408 Re: Symantec Virus Detection(Free ActiveX) - Remote Buffer Overflow, Apr 7

BUGTRAQ - 20040407 Symantec Virus Detection(Free ActiveX) - Remote Buffer Overflow

FULLDISC - 20040407 Symantec, McAfee and Panda ActiveX controls

Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:39:14