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Vulnerability of Truecrypt, VeraCrypt: buffer overflow via veracrypt.sys

Synthesis of the vulnerability 

An attacker can trigger a buffer overflow via veracrypt.sys of Truecrypt, in order to trigger a denial of service, and possibly to run code.
Impacted software: Windows (platform) ~ not comprehensive, TrueCrypt.
Severity of this computer vulnerability: 2/4.
Creation date: 24/07/2019.
Références of this announce: CVE-2019-1010208, VIGILANCE-VUL-29866.

Description of the vulnerability 

An attacker can trigger a buffer overflow via veracrypt.sys of Truecrypt, in order to trigger a denial of service, and possibly to run code.
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This computer vulnerability announce impacts software or systems such as Windows (platform) ~ not comprehensive, TrueCrypt.

Our Vigil@nce team determined that the severity of this cybersecurity bulletin is medium.

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

An attacker with a expert ability can exploit this threat alert.

Solutions for this threat 

VeraCrypt: patch for veracrypt.sys.
A patch is indicated in information sources.
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