RISK LEVEL: Medium
FIX: No user action is required. The required fix has been published through automatic update channel in the F‑Secure Capricorn Engine database with version 2023-01-16_07.
A Denial-of-Service (DoS) vulnerability was discovered within aerdl.dll unpacker handler function of F‑Secure products, which could lead to a possible scanning engine crash. The exploit can be triggered remotely by an attacker through a specially crafted file.
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 would like to thank faty420 for bringing this issue to our attention.
We are in the process of requesting a CVE identifier for this advisory. An update to this page will be made once the CVE ID has been obtained.
Date issued: 2023-01-19