• Severity Rating • Fix Information • Vulnerable Software Versions • SCAP Mappings
The TAR file parser in Avira AntiVir, Antiy Labs AVL SDK, Quick Heal (aka Cat QuickHeal) 11.00, Emsisoft Anti-Malware, Fortinet Antivirus, Ikarus Virus Utilities T3 Command Line Scanner, Jiangmin Antivirus 13.0.900, Kaspersky Anti-Virus, McAfee Anti-Virus Scanning Engine 5.400.0.1158, McAfee Gateway (formerly Webwasher) 2010.1C, NOD32 Antivirus 5795, Norman Antivirus 6.06.12, PC Tools AntiVirus, AVEngine 20101.3.0.103 in Symantec Endpoint Protection 11, Trend Micro AntiVirus, and Trend Micro HouseCall allows remote attackers to bypass malware detection via a POSIX TAR file with an initial \50\4B\03\04 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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