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Vulnerability Score 5.0 5.0
CVE Id CVE-2005-2298
Last Modified 05 Sep 2008 04:51:24
Published 19 Jul 2005 12:00:00
Confidentiality Impact NONE NONE
Integrity Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Availability Impact NONE NONE
Access Vector NETWORK
Access Complexity LOW
Authentication NONE



BitDefender Engine 1.6.1 and earlier does not properly scan all attachments, which allows remote attackers to bypass virus scanning via begin and end commands in the body of the e-mail, which BitDefender treats as a uuencoded attachment and stops scanning afterwards.

Vulnerable Systems


  • Softwin Bitdefender Engine 1.6.1


BUGTRAQ - 20050714 05_07_14-bitdefender_malicious_content_bypass

SECTRACK - 1014495

Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:40:28