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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2009-1240

Unspecified vulnerability in the IBM Proventia engine 4.9.0.0.44 20081231, as used in IBM Proventia Network Mail Security System, Network Mail Security System Virtual Appliance, Desktop Endpoint Security, Network Multi-Function Security (MFS), and possibly other products, allows remote attackers to bypass detection of malware via a modified RAR archive.
Publish Date : 2009-04-03 Last Update Date : 2009-09-11
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
10.0
Confidentiality Impact Complete (There is total information disclosure, resulting in all system files being revealed.)
Integrity Impact Complete (There is a total compromise of system integrity. There is a complete loss of system protection, resulting in the entire system being compromised.)
Availability Impact Complete (There is a total shutdown of the affected resource. The attacker can render the resource completely unavailable.)
Access Complexity Low (Specialized access conditions or extenuating circumstances do not exist. Very little knowledge or skill is required to exploit. )
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s) Bypass a restriction or similar
CWE ID CWE id is not defined for this vulnerability

- Products Affected By CVE-2009-1240

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Hardware IBM Network Multi-function Security Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application IBM Proventia Desktop Endpoint Security Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application IBM Proventia Network Mail Security System Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Hardware IBM Proventia Network Mail Security System Virtual Appliance Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
IBM Network Multi-function Security 1
IBM Proventia Desktop Endpoint Security 1
IBM Proventia Network Mail Security System 1
IBM Proventia Network Mail Security System Virtual Appliance 1

- References For CVE-2009-1240

http://blog.zoller.lu/2009/04/ibm-proventia-evasion-limited-details.html
http://iss.custhelp.com/cgi-bin/iss.cfg/php/enduser/std_adp.php?p_faqid=5417
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/502369/100/0/threaded
BUGTRAQ 20090402 [TZO-06-2009] IBM Proventia - Generic bypass (Limited disclosure - see details)
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/504987/100/0/threaded
BUGTRAQ 20090715 Update: [TZO-06-2009] IBM Proventia - Generic bypass (Limited disclosure - see details)
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/34345
BID 34345 IBM Proventia RAR/ZIP/CAB File Scan Evasion Vulnerability Release Date:2009-07-29
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/504995/100/0/threaded
BUGTRAQ 20090716 Re: Update: [TZO-06-2009] IBM Proventia - Generic bypass (Limited disclosure - see details)
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/archive/1/504992/100/0/threaded
BUGTRAQ 20090716 Re[2]: Update: [TZO-06-2009] IBM Proventia - Generic bypass (Limited disclosure - see details)

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2009-1240

There are not any metasploit modules related to this CVE entry (Please visit www.metasploit.com for more information)


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