RISK LEVEL: Medium
FIX: No user action is required. The required fix has been published through automatic update channel with Capricorn database on 2022-08-10_06.
A denial-of-service (DoS) vulnerability was discovered in F‑Secure products whereby the aegen.dll will go into an infinite loop when unpacking PE files. This eventually leads to scanning engine crash. The exploit can be triggered remotely by an attacker.
This issue was reported to F‑Secure through the Vulnerability Reward Program. No known exploit or attack has been seen in the wild.
F‑Secure Corporation would like to thank faty420 for bringing this issue to our attention.
Date Issued: 2022-08-23