Panda Antivirus library ZOO file buffer overflow

panda-antivirus-zoo-bo (23276) The risk level is classified as HighHigh Risk


Multiple Panda Software Antivirus products, and possibly other Antivirus vendors that use the Panda Antivirus library, are vulnerable to a heap-based buffer overflow during the decompression of ZOO archive files. By sending a malicious ZOO archive file to a system running a vulnerable Antivirus product, a remote attacker could overflow a buffer and execute arbitrary code on the system with the privileges of the affected product. An attacker could exploit this vulnerability to gain complete control of an affected system.


Gain Access


Panda Software has issued a fix on 2005-12-02 which is available to all registered users, contact Panda Software for more information.


Platforms Affected:

  • Panda Software Panda Antivirus


Nov 29, 2005

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