Microsys PROMOTIC < 8.1.5 Multiple Vulnerabilities

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Synopsis :

The remote Windows host has an application affected by multiple

Description :

The remote Windows host has a version of Microsys PROMOTIC installed
that is less than 8.1.5. Such versions are affected by multiple
vulnerabilities, including:

- The 'GetPromoticSite()' method of the ActiveX Control
'pmtable.ocx' can reference an uninitialized pointer in
certain situations.

- A directory traversal vulnerability may be exploited by
sending a specially crafted request to the web server
running on port 80. (CVE-2011-4518)

- A stack overflow vulnerability affecting the SafeCfg()
method of the PmTrendViewer ActiveX control.

- A heap overflow vulnerability affecting the AddTrend()
method of the PmTrendViewer ActiveX control.

See also :


Solution :

Upgrade to Microsys PROMOTIC 8.1.5 or later.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
CVSS Temporal Score : 7.7
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: SCADA

Nessus Plugin ID: 58953 ()

Bugtraq ID: 50133

CVE ID: CVE-2011-4518