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VULNERABILITIES - August 4, 2006

by Marianna Schmudlach / August 4, 2006 4:37 AM PDT

CA eTrust Antivirus WebScan ActiveX Control Multiple Vulnerabilities

TITLE:
CA eTrust Antivirus WebScan ActiveX Control Multiple Vulnerabilities

SECUNIA ADVISORY ID:
SA21320

VERIFY ADVISORY:
http://secunia.com/advisories/21320/

CRITICAL:
Highly critical

IMPACT:
System access

WHERE:
From remote

SOFTWARE:
CA eTrust Antivirus WebScan ActiveX Control 1.x
http://secunia.com/product/11233/

DESCRIPTION:
Multiple vulnerabilities have been reported in eTrust Antivirus
WebScan ActiveX Control, which can be exploited by malicious people
to compromise a user's system.

1) An unspecified error can be exploited by a malicious person to
install arbitrary files.

2) An unspecified error exists in the processing of outdated WebScan
components.

3) An unspecified boundary error exists in the processing of user
input.

The vulnerabilities have been reported in versions 1.1.0.1047 and
prior.

SOLUTION:
Update to version 1.1.0.1048.

PROVIDED AND/OR DISCOVERED BY:
The vendor credits Matt Murphy, TippingPoint Security Research Team.

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