• Severity Rating • Fix Information • Vulnerable Software Versions • SCAP Mappings
The TAR file parser in Quick Heal (aka Cat QuickHeal) 11.00, Command Antivirus, F-Prot Antivirus, Fortinet Antivirus, K7 AntiVirus 9.77.3565, Kaspersky Anti-Virus, Antimalware Engine 1.1.6402.0 in Microsoft Security Essentials 2.0, NOD32 Antivirus 5795, Norman Antivirus 6.06.12, Panda Antivirus, and Rising Antivirus allows remote attackers to bypass malware detection via a POSIX TAR file with an initial \7fELF character sequence. 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.
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20120229 Disclaimer: The entry creation date may reflect when the CVE-ID was allocated or reserved, and does not necessarily indicate when this vulnerability was discovered, shared with the affected vendor, publicly disclosed, or updated in CVE.
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