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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2012-1443

The RAR file parser in ClamAV 0.96.4, Rising Antivirus, Quick Heal (aka Cat QuickHeal) 11.00, G Data AntiVirus 21, AVEngine 20101.3.0.103 in Symantec Endpoint Protection 11, Command Antivirus, Ikarus Virus Utilities T3 Command Line Scanner, Emsisoft Anti-Malware, PC Tools AntiVirus, F-Prot Antivirus, VirusBuster, Fortinet Antivirus, Antiy Labs AVL SDK, K7 AntiVirus 9.77.3565, Trend Micro HouseCall, Kaspersky Anti-Virus, Jiangmin Antivirus 13.0.900, Antimalware Engine 1.1.6402.0 in Microsoft Security Essentials 2.0, Sophos Anti-Virus 4.61.0, NOD32 Antivirus 5795, Avira AntiVir, Norman Antivirus 6.06.12, McAfee Anti-Virus Scanning Engine 5.400.0.1158, Panda Antivirus, McAfee Gateway (formerly Webwasher) 2010.1C, Trend Micro AntiVirus, Comodo Antivirus 7424, Bitdefender 7.2, eSafe, F-Secure Anti-Virus 9.0.16160.0, nProtect Anti-Virus 2011-01-17.01, AhnLab V3 Internet Security 2011.01.18.00, AVG Anti-Virus, avast! Antivirus 4.8.1351.0 and 5.0.677.0, and VBA32 allows user-assisted remote attackers to bypass malware detection via a RAR file with an initial MZ character sequence. NOTE: this may later be SPLIT into multiple CVEs if additional information is published showing that the error occurred independently in different RAR parser implementations.
Publish Date : 2012-03-21 Last Update Date : 2012-11-06
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
Confidentiality Impact None (There is no impact to the confidentiality of the system.)
Integrity Impact Partial (Modification of some system files or information is possible, but the attacker does not have control over what can be modified, or the scope of what the attacker can affect is limited.)
Availability Impact None (There is no impact to the availability of the system.)
Access Complexity Medium (The access conditions are somewhat specialized. Some preconditions must be satistified 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 264

- Products Affected By CVE-2012-1443

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application Ahnlab V3 Internet Security 2011.01.18.00 Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application Aladdin Esafe Version Details Vulnerabilities
3 Application Alwil Avast Antivirus 4.8.1351.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
4 Application Alwil Avast Antivirus 5.0.677.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
5 Application Anti-virus Vba32 Version Details Vulnerabilities
6 Application Antiy Avl Sdk Version Details Vulnerabilities
7 Application Authentium Command Antivirus Version Details Vulnerabilities
8 Application AVG Avg Anti-virus Version Details Vulnerabilities
9 Application Avira Antivir Version Details Vulnerabilities
10 Application Bitdefender Bitdefender 7.2 Version Details Vulnerabilities
11 Application CAT Quick Heal 11.00 Version Details Vulnerabilities
12 Application Clamav Clamav 0.96.4 Version Details Vulnerabilities
13 Application Comodo Comodo Antivirus 7424 Version Details Vulnerabilities
14 Application Emsisoft Anti-malware Version Details Vulnerabilities
15 Application Eset Nod32 Antivirus 5795 Version Details Vulnerabilities
16 Application F-prot F-prot Antivirus Version Details Vulnerabilities
17 Application F-secure F-secure Anti-virus 9.0.16160.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
18 Application Fortinet Fortinet Antivirus Version Details Vulnerabilities
19 Application Gdata-software G Data Antivirus 21 Version Details Vulnerabilities
20 Application Ikarus Ikarus Virus Utilities T3 Command Line Scanner Version Details Vulnerabilities
21 Application Jiangmin Jiangmin Antivirus 13.0.900 Version Details Vulnerabilities
22 Application K7computing Antivirus 9.77.3565 Version Details Vulnerabilities
23 Application Kaspersky Kaspersky Anti-virus Version Details Vulnerabilities
24 Application Mcafee Gateway 2010.1c Version Details Vulnerabilities
25 Application Mcafee Scan Engine 5.400.0.1158 Version Details Vulnerabilities
26 Application Microsoft Security Essentials 2.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
27 Application Norman Norman Antivirus & Antispyware 6.06.12 Version Details Vulnerabilities
28 Application Nprotect Nprotect Antivirus 2011-01-17.01 Version Details Vulnerabilities
29 Application Pandasecurity Panda Antivirus Version Details Vulnerabilities
30 Application Pc Tools Pc Tools Antivirus Version Details Vulnerabilities
31 Application Rising-global Rising Antivirus Version Details Vulnerabilities
32 Application Sophos Sophos Anti-virus 4.61.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
33 Application Symantec Endpoint Protection 11.0 Version Details Vulnerabilities
34 Application Trendmicro Housecall Version Details Vulnerabilities
35 Application Trendmicro Trend Micro Antivirus Version Details Vulnerabilities
36 Application Virusbuster Virusbuster Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
Ahnlab V3 Internet Security 1
Aladdin Esafe 1
Alwil Avast Antivirus 2
Anti-virus Vba32 1
Antiy Avl Sdk 1
Authentium Command Antivirus 1
AVG Avg Anti-virus 1
Avira Antivir 1
Bitdefender Bitdefender 1
CAT Quick Heal 1
Clamav Clamav 1
Comodo Comodo Antivirus 1
Emsisoft Anti-malware 1
Eset Nod32 Antivirus 1
F-prot F-prot Antivirus 1
F-secure F-secure Anti-virus 1
Fortinet Fortinet Antivirus 1
Gdata-software G Data Antivirus 1
Ikarus Ikarus Virus Utilities T3 Command Line Scanner 1
Jiangmin Jiangmin Antivirus 1
K7computing Antivirus 1
Kaspersky Kaspersky Anti-virus 1
Mcafee Gateway 1
Mcafee Scan Engine 1
Microsoft Security Essentials 1
Norman Norman Antivirus & Antispyware 1
Nprotect Nprotect Antivirus 1
Pandasecurity Panda Antivirus 1
Pc Tools Pc Tools Antivirus 1
Rising-global Rising Antivirus 1
Sophos Sophos Anti-virus 1
Symantec Endpoint Protection 1
Trendmicro Housecall 1
Trendmicro Trend Micro Antivirus 1
Virusbuster Virusbuster 1

- References For CVE-2012-1443
OSVDB 80454
OSVDB 80455
OSVDB 80456
OSVDB 80457
OSVDB 80458
OSVDB 80459
OSVDB 80460
OSVDB 80461
OSVDB 80467
OSVDB 80468
OSVDB 80469
OSVDB 80470
OSVDB 80471
OSVDB 80472
BUGTRAQ 20120319 Evasion attacks expoliting file-parsing vulnerabilities in antivirus products
BID 52612 Multiple AntiVirus Products CVE-2012-1443 RAR File Scan Evasion Vulnerability Release Date:2012-03-30

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2012-1443

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