Avast Antivirus before 20 Improper Input Validation Vulnerability

Summary

An issue was discovered in Avast Antivirus before 20. The aswTask RPC endpoint for the TaskEx library in the Avast Service (AvastSvc.exe) allows attackers to achieve Arbitrary File Deletion from Avast Program Path via RPC, when Self Defense is Enabled.

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The original article can be found at https://forum.avast.com/index.php?topic=232420.0

 


Details

Vulnerable Systems:

Avast Antivirus before 20.

    CVE Information:

    CVE-2020-10861

    Disclosure Timeline:
    Published Date:04/08/2020

    Categories: News