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Vulnerability - April 17, 2004

Norton AntiVirus nested file manual scan bypass.....

Product Version: Norton Antivirus 2002 (~Only tested On...~)
Risk Impact: Medium
Vendor Status: No responce!


If you manage to inject a file in the sub-directory(s); beyond windows OS can create
normally, [ say in 130 'th + sub-directory at c:\..\..\..\....upto 130'th ...
] NAV fails to scan the NESTED FILE. Indeed, it's more a windows restriction in
accesing the nested file than a ANTIVIRUS flaw. Other antivirus product should
also suffer the same. *.PLEASE VERIFY.* NAV


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