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CVE-2012-1459 Detail

Current Description

The TAR file parser in AhnLab V3 Internet Security 2011.01.18.00, Avira AntiVir 7.11.1.163, Antiy Labs AVL SDK 2.0.3.7, avast! Antivirus 4.8.1351.0 and 5.0.677.0, AVG Anti-Virus 10.0.0.1190, Bitdefender 7.2, Quick Heal (aka Cat QuickHeal) 11.00, ClamAV 0.96.4, Command Antivirus 5.2.11.5, Comodo Antivirus 7424, Emsisoft Anti-Malware 5.1.0.1, F-Prot Antivirus 4.6.2.117, F-Secure Anti-Virus 9.0.16160.0, Fortinet Antivirus 4.2.254.0, G Data AntiVirus 21, Ikarus Virus Utilities T3 Command Line Scanner 1.1.97.0, Jiangmin Antivirus 13.0.900, K7 AntiVirus 9.77.3565, Kaspersky Anti-Virus 7.0.0.125, McAfee Anti-Virus Scanning Engine 5.400.0.1158, McAfee Gateway (formerly Webwasher) 2010.1C, Antimalware Engine 1.1.6402.0 in Microsoft Security Essentials 2.0, NOD32 Antivirus 5795, Norman Antivirus 6.06.12, nProtect Anti-Virus 2011-01-17.01, Panda Antivirus 10.0.2.7, PC Tools AntiVirus 7.0.3.5, Rising Antivirus 22.83.00.03, Sophos Anti-Virus 4.61.0, AVEngine 20101.3.0.103 in Symantec Endpoint Protection 11, Trend Micro AntiVirus 9.120.0.1004, Trend Micro HouseCall 9.120.0.1004, VBA32 3.12.14.2, and VirusBuster 13.6.151.0 allows remote attackers to bypass malware detection via a TAR archive entry with a length field corresponding to that entire entry, plus part of the header of the next entry. NOTE: this may later be SPLIT into multiple CVEs if additional information is published showing that the error occurred independently in different TAR parser implementations.

Source:  MITRE
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Impact

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 4.3 MEDIUM
Vector: (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:N/I:P/A:N) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 2.9
Exploitability Subscore: 8.6


Access Vector (AV): Network
Access Complexity (AC): Medium
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): None
Integrity (I): Partial
Availability (A): None
Additional Information:
Allows unauthorized modification

References to Advisories, Solutions, and Tools

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Hyperlink Resource
http://lists.opensuse.org/opensuse-security-announce/2012-07/msg00002.html
http://www.ieee-security.org/TC/SP2012/program.html
http://www.mandriva.com/security/advisories?name=MDVSA-2012:094
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/522005
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/52623
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/74302

Technical Details

Vulnerability Type (View All)

  • Permissions, Privileges, and Access Control (CWE-264)

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:ahnlab:v3_internet_security:2011.01.18.00:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:alwil:avast_antivirus:4.8.1351.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:alwil:avast_antivirus:5.0.677.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:anti-virus:vba32:3.12.14.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:antiy:avl_sdk:2.0.3.7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:authentium:command_antivirus:5.2.11.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:avg:avg_anti-virus:10.0.0.1190:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:avira:antivir:7.11.1.163:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:bitdefender:bitdefender:7.2:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:cat:quick_heal:11.00:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:clamav:clamav:0.96.4:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:comodo:comodo_antivirus:7424:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:emsisoft:anti-malware:5.1.0.1:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:eset:nod32_antivirus:5795:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:f-prot:f-prot_antivirus:4.6.2.117:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:f-secure:f-secure_anti-virus:9.0.16160.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:fortinet:fortinet_antivirus:4.2.254.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:gdata-software:g_data_antivirus:21:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:ikarus:ikarus_virus_utilities_t3_command_line_scanner:1.1.97.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:jiangmin:jiangmin_antivirus:13.0.900:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:k7computing:antivirus:9.77.3565:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:kaspersky:kaspersky_anti-virus:7.0.0.125:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mcafee:gateway:2010.1c:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:mcafee:scan_engine:5.400.0.1158:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:microsoft:security_essentials:2.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:norman:norman_antivirus_\&_antispyware:6.06.12:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:nprotect:nprotect_antivirus:2011-01-17.01:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:pandasecurity:panda_antivirus:10.0.2.7:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:pc_tools:pc_tools_antivirus:7.0.3.5:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:rising-global:rising_antivirus:22.83.00.03:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:sophos:sophos_anti-virus:4.61.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:symantec:endpoint_protection:11.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:trendmicro:housecall:9.120.0.1004:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:trendmicro:trend_micro_antivirus:9.120.0.1004:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:virusbuster:virusbuster:13.6.151.0:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2012-1459
NVD Published Date:
03/21/2012
NVD Last Modified:
01/17/2018