Title: AVG Anti-Virus Crafted UPX File Handling Divide-by-zero Remote DoS
Jul 28, 2008
Jul 25, 2008
AVG Anti-Virus contains a flaw that may allow a remote denial of service. The issue is triggered when a divide-by-zero error occurs when processing specially crafted UPX executables, and will result in loss of availability for the scanning engine.
Remote / Network Access
Denial of Service,
Loss of Integrity,
Loss of Availability
Upgrade to version 8.0.156 or higher, as it has been reported to fix this vulnerability. An upgrade is required as there are no known workarounds.