Anti-virus vulnerabilities strike again

Friday, 18 March 2005, 12:24 PM EST

Users of McAfee’s anti-virus products were warned this week of a potentially serious security vulnerability. The bug - unearthed by security researchers at ISS - involves flaws in the processing of LHA files by an antivirus library that gives rise to possible stack overflow attacks. The flaw applies to McAfee AntiVirus Library prior to version 4400.

By John Leyden at The Register.

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