Symantec AntiVirus Scan Engine has serious bug

Wednesday, 12 October 2005, 12:58 PM EST

Users of Symantec Corp.'s AntiVirus Scan Engine are being advised to upgrade their software, as a result of a critical security bug in the product. The flaw could theoretically allow an attacker to take control of an affected system, according to a Symantec advisory.

By Robert McMillan at Computerworld.

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