F-Secure Anti-Virus 7.00 unknown vulnerability

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A vulnerability was found in F-Secure Anti-Virus 7.00 (Anti-Malware Software) and classified as problematic. Impacted is integrity.

The bug was discovered 09/27/2007. The weakness was released 10/01/2007 (Website). It is possible to read the advisory at f-secure.com. The identification of this vulnerability is CVE-2007-5143 since 09/30/2007. Attacking locally is a requirement. No form of authentication is needed for a successful exploitation. The technical details are unknown and an exploit is not publicly available. The pricing for an exploit might be around USD $5k-$25k at the moment (estimation calculated on 07/27/2019).

It is declared as proof-of-concept. The vulnerability was handled as a non-public zero-day exploit for at least 1 days. During that time the estimated underground price was around $25k-$100k. The vulnerability scanner Nessus provides a plugin with the ID 26193 (F-Secure Anti-Virus for Windows system32 Directory Crafted File Detection Bypass), which helps to determine the existence of the flaw in a target environment. It is assigned to the family Windows and running in the context local.

Applying a patch is able to eliminate this problem.

The vulnerability is also documented in the databases at SecurityFocus (BID 25824), X-Force (36833), Secunia (SA26948), SecurityTracker (ID 1018745) and Vulnerability Center (SBV-16233).





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VulDB Meta Base Score: 4.0
VulDB Meta Temp Score: 3.6

VulDB Base Score: 4.0
VulDB Temp Score: 3.6
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Class: Unknown
CWE: Unknown
ATT&CK: Unknown

Local: Yes
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Status: Proof-of-Concept

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Nessus ID: 26193
Nessus Name: F-Secure Anti-Virus for Windows system32 Directory Crafted File Detection Bypass
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Vendor: https://www.f-secure.com/

Advisory: f-secure.com
Status: Confirmed
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CVE: CVE-2007-5143 (🔍)
SecurityFocus: 25824 - F-Secure Anti-Virus for Windows Servers Malware Detection Bypass Vulnerability
Secunia: 26948
X-Force: 36833
SecurityTracker: 1018745
Vulnerability Center: 16233 - F-Secure Anti-Virus for Windows Servers Allows Anti-Virus Scanning Bypass, Low
OSVDB: 41377 - F-Secure Anti-Virus for Windows system32 Directory Crafted File Detection Bypass
Vupen: ADV-2007-3277


Created: 03/16/2015 12:18 PM
Updated: 07/27/2019 07:45 AM
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