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Avast Antivirus aavmker4.sys Denial Of Service Vulnerability (Windows) CVE-2010-0705

Severity
Not available
CVSSv3 Score
Not available
Vulnerability description

Avast AntiVirus is prone to a denial of service (DoS) vulnerability.

Risk description

The flaw is due to an error in the aavmker4.sys kernel driver when processing certain IOCTLs. This can be exploited to corrupt kernel memory via a specially crafted 0xb2d60030 IOCTL. Successful exploitation will let the local attackers to cause a Denial of Service or gain escalated privileges on the victims system.

Recommendation

Update to Avast Antivirus version 5.0.418 or later.

Codename
Not available
Detectable with
Network Scanner
Scan engine
OpenVAS
Exploitable with Sniper
No
CVE Published
Feb 25, 2010
Detection added at
Software Type
Not available
Vendor
Not available
Product
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