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CVE-2016-4329 Detail

Current Description

A local denial of service vulnerability exists in window broadcast message handling functionality of Kaspersky Anti-Virus software. Sending certain unhandled window messages, an attacker can cause application termination and in the same way bypass KAV self-protection mechanism.

Source:  MITRE
Description Last Modified:  01/06/2017
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Impact

CVSS v3.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 5.5 MEDIUM
Vector: AV:L/AC:L/PR:L/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:H (V3 legend)
Impact Score: 3.6
Exploitability Score: 1.8


Attack Vector (AV): Local
Attack Complexity (AC): Low
Privileges Required (PR): Low
User Interaction (UI): None
Scope (S): Unchanged
Confidentiality (C): None
Integrity (I): None
Availability (A): High

CVSS v2.0 Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: 2.1 LOW
Vector: (AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P) (V2 legend)
Impact Subscore: 2.9
Exploitability Subscore: 3.9


Access Vector (AV): Local
Access Complexity (AC): Insufficient_Info
Authentication (AU): None
Confidentiality (C): None
Integrity (I): None
Availability (A): Partial
Additional Information:
Allows disruption of service

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Hyperlink Resource
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/92771
http://www.securityfocus.com/bid/92771/info Third Party Advisory VDB Entry
http://www.talosintelligence.com/reports/TALOS-2016-0175/ Exploit Technical Description Third Party Advisory VDB Entry
https://support.kaspersky.com/vulnerability.aspx?el=12430#010916 Vendor Advisory

Technical Details

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Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

Configuration 1 ( hide )
 cpe:2.3:a:kaspersky:anti-virus:16.0.0.614:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:kaspersky:internet_security:16.0.0.614:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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 cpe:2.3:a:kaspersky:total_security:16.0.0.614:*:*:*:*:*:*:*
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Change History

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2016-4329
NVD Published Date:
01/06/2017
NVD Last Modified:
01/10/2017