Lumension® Endpoint Intelligence Center

Intelligence Center » Browse All Vulnerabilities » CVE-2012-1427

Overview

Vulnerability Score 4.3 4.3
CVE Id CVE-2012-1427
Last Modified 06 Nov 2012 12:09:01
Published 21 Mar 2012 06:11:47
Confidentiality Impact NONE NONE
Integrity Impact PARTIAL PARTIAL
Availability Impact NONE NONE
Access Vector NETWORK
Access Complexity MEDIUM
Authentication NONE

CVE-2012-1427

Summary

The TAR file parser in Quick Heal (aka Cat QuickHeal) 11.00, Norman Antivirus 6.06.12, and Sophos Anti-Virus 4.61.0 allows remote attackers to bypass malware detection via a POSIX TAR file with a \57\69\6E\5A\69\70 character sequence at a certain location. NOTE: this may later be SPLIT into multiple CVEs if additional information is published showing that the error occurred independently in different TAR parser implementations.

Vulnerable Systems

Application

  • Cat Quick Heal 11.00

  • Norman Antivirus %26 Antispyware 6.06.12

  • Sophos Anti-virus 4.61.0


References

BUGTRAQ - 20120319 Evasion attacks expoliting file-parsing vulnerabilities in antivirus products

MISC - http://www.ieee-security.org/TC/SP2012/program.html

XF - multiple-av-tar-evasion-cve20121427(74242)

OSVDB - 80409

OSVDB - 80390

BID - 52587


Last Updated: 27 May 2016 10:49:34