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Trend Micro officescan remote buffer overflow vulnerability

Vulnerability Assessment Summary
Checks if vulnerable version Trend Micro Office scan is installed

Detailed Explanation for this Vulnerability Assessment

Summary :

The remote Windows host is affected by a remote buffer overflow

Description :

The remote host is running Trend Micro Antivirus, a commercial
anti-virus software package for Windows. The remote version of the
installed antivirus is vulnerable to a remote buffer overflow
vulnerability. The issue exists due a vulnerability in the ActiveX
control installed by the OfficeScan server during a web install of the
OfficeScan clients. The clients cache this ActiveX control which can
be exploited by a malicious website. The attacker can trigger this
issue by enticing a user to click on a malicious link or sending the
the link in an email and urging the user to click on it. Successful
exploitation of this issue might result in arbitrary code execution.

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Solution :

Apply the security patch released by the vendor.

Network Security Threat Level:

High / CVSS Base Score : 8.0

Networks Security ID: 22585

Vulnerability Assessment Copyright: This script is Copyright (C) 2007 Tenable Network Security, Inc

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