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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
vulnerability.

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.

See also:

http://www.nessus.org/u?62e87258
http://www.nessus.org/u?14064dc2
http://www.nessus.org/u?2b2f278b
http://www.nessus.org/u?ad4ca3ae

Solution :

Apply the security patch released by the vendor.

Network Security Threat Level:

High / CVSS Base Score : 8.0
(AV:R/AC:H/Au:NR/C:C/I:C/A:C/B:N)

Networks Security ID: 22585

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

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