Intrusion Prevention

Kaspersky.Antivirus.ThinApp.Parser.Buffer.Overflow

Description

This indicates an attack attempt to exploit a Buffer Overflow vulnerability in Kaspersky Anti-Virus.
The vulnerability is due to an error when the vulnerable software handles a maliciously crafted file. A remote attacker may be able to exploit this to execute arbitrary code within the context of the application.

Affected Products

Kaspersky Antivirus 15
Kaspersky Antivirus 16

Impact

System Compromise: Remote attackers can gain control of vulnerable systems.

Recommended Actions

Apply the most recent upgrade or patch from the vendor.
http://www.kaspersky.com/product-updates