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Overview

Vulnerability Score 6.8 6.8
CVE Id CVE-2008-6846
Last Modified 02 Jul 2009 12:00:00
Published 02 Jul 2009 06:30:00
Confidentiality Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Integrity Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Availability Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Access Vector NETWORK
Access Complexity MEDIUM
Authentication NONE

CVE-2008-6846

Summary

Multiple stack-based buffer overflows in avast! Linux Home Edition 1.0.5, 1.0.5-1, and 1.0.8 allow remote attackers to cause a denial of service (application crash) or execute arbitrary code via a malformed (1) ISO or (2) RPM file.

Vulnerable Systems

Application

  • Avast Antivirus 1.0.5

  • Avast Antivirus 1.0.5-1

  • Avast Antivirus 1.0.8


References

XF - avast-home-iso-rpm-bo(47251)

VUPEN - ADV-2008-3460

BID - 32747

BUGTRAQ - 20081210 [IVIZ-08-013] Avast antivirus for Linux multiple vulnerabilities

MISC - http://www.ivizsecurity.com/security-advisory-iviz-sr-08013.html

OSVDB - 52016


Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:49:22