Tobias Klein has reported a vulnerability in various G DATA products, which can be exploited by malicious, local users to gain escalated privileges.
The vulnerability is caused due to an error within the GDTdiIcpt.sys kernel driver when processing the IOCTL 0x8317001c. This can be exploited to execute arbitrary code with kernel privileges by sending a specially crafted IOCTL request to the driver.
The vulnerability is reported in G DATA AntiVirus 2008, InternetSecurity 2008, and TotalCare 2008. Other versions may also be affected.
Solution: Fixed in G DATA AntiVirus 2009, InternetSecurity 2009, and TotalCare 2009.
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Subject: G DATA Products GDTdiIcpt.sys Privilege Escalation Vulnerability
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