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Computer vulnerabilities of Avast AV

Avast Antivirus: information disclosure via Process Memory
An attacker can bypass access restrictions to data via Process Memory of Avast Antivirus, in order to obtain sensitive information...
CVE-2018-12572, VIGILANCE-VUL-28480
Avast Antivirus: code execution
An attacker can use a vulnerability of Avast Antivirus, in order to run code...
VIGILANCE-VUL-27804
Avast Antivirus: buffer overflow of aswSnx.sys
An attacker can generate a buffer overflow in aswSnx.sys of Avast, in order to trigger a denial of service, and possibly to run code with system privileges...
CVE-2015-8620, VIGILANCE-VUL-19011, ZDI-16-681
Avast Antivirus: two vulnerabilities
An attacker can use several vulnerabilities of Avast Antivirus...
CVE-2017-8307, CVE-2017-8308, TWSL2017-009, VIGILANCE-VUL-22585
Antivirus: privilege escalation via Microsoft Application Verifier
An attacker can bypass restrictions via Microsoft Application Verifier of Antivirus, in order to escalate his privileges...
1116957, CVE-2017-5565, CVE-2017-5566, CVE-2017-5567, CVE-2017-6186, CVE-2017-6417, VIGILANCE-VUL-22211
Avast Antivirus: vulnerability via the SafeZone function for browser
A vulnerability via the SafeZone for browser extension from Avast Antivirus was announced...
VIGILANCE-VUL-21973
Avast: denial of service via aswSp.sys
An attacker can generate a fatal error via aswSp.sys of Avast, in order to trigger a denial of service...
FG-VD-16-060, FG-VD-16-061, VIGILANCE-VUL-21865
Avast: escape from Sandbox
An attacker can use an IOCTL of Avast, in order to create a file from an application protected by the sandbox...
CVE-2016-4025, VIGILANCE-VUL-19429
Avast: memory corruption via Authenticode
An attacker can send a PE file with malicious Authenticode data, to generate a memory corruption in Avast, in order to trigger a denial of service, and possibly to run code...
CVE-2016-3986, VIGILANCE-VUL-19110
Avast: escape from Sandbox
An attacker can use HWND_BROADCAST to escape the Sandbox of Avast, in order to execute code with no constraint...
VIGILANCE-VUL-18786
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