Avast Premier Sandbox Escape Security Bypass Vulnerability CVE-2016-4025
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- Vulnerability description
Avast Premier is prone to a security bypass vulnerability.
- Risk description
The flaw exists due to a design flaw in the Avast DeepScreen feature. Successful exploitation will allow attacker to escape from a fully sandboxed process, furthermore attacker can also freely modify or infect or encrypt any existing file in the case of a ransomware attack.
No known solution was made available for at least one year since the disclosure of this vulnerability. Likely none will be provided anymore. General solution options are to upgrade to a newer release, disable respective features, remove the product or replace the product by another one.
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