Computer Associates AntiVirus for the Enterprise and Threat Manager products contain a buffer overflow vulnerability that may be exploited by local users to execute code with elevated privileges.
Computer Associates eTrust Antivirus v8 includes a component called InoTask. InoTask is used to schedule and lauch tasks and programs.
The InoTask process contains a buffer overflow vulnerability. By sending malformed data to the InoTask process, a user may be able to execute code with elevated privileges. Note that publicly available exploit code exists for this vulnerability.
A local user may be able to execute code with system privileges.
Thanks to iDefense for information that was used in this report. iDefense credits binagres for discovering this vulnerability.
This document was written by Ryan Giobbi.
|Date First Published:||2007-05-11|
|Date Last Updated:||2007-06-20 19:59 UTC|