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Vulnerability of Avast Antivirus: code execution

Synthesis of the vulnerability 

An attacker can use a vulnerability of Avast Antivirus, in order to run code.
Vulnerable products: Avast AV.
Severity of this weakness: 3/4.
Creation date: 16/11/2018.
Références of this bulletin: VIGILANCE-VUL-27804.

Description of the vulnerability 

An attacker can use a vulnerability of Avast Antivirus, in order to run code.
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This cybersecurity weakness impacts software or systems such as Avast AV.

Our Vigil@nce team determined that the severity of this security vulnerability is important.

The trust level is of type confirmed by the editor, with an origin of document.

An attacker with a expert ability can exploit this vulnerability bulletin.

Solutions for this threat 

Avast Antivirus: version 18.8.2356.
The version 18.8.2356 is fixed:
  https://www.avast.com/
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