Symantec AntiVirus RAR Archive Scan Evasion Denial Of Service Vulnerability

A scan evasion denial of service vulnerability affects Symantec AntiVirus. This issue is due to a failure of the application to properly handle malformed files.

An attacker may leverage this issue to crash the file scanner of the affected antivirus software, causing the file scanner to fail to detect malicious code contained therein.


 

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