PowerArchiver paiso.dll ISO Image Handling Buffer Overflow

This script is Copyright (C) 2007-2016 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote Windows host contains a utility that is affected by a
buffer overflow vulnerability.

Description :

The remote host contains PowerArchiver, a file compression utility for
Windows.

The version of PowerArchiver installed on the remote host has a buffer
overflow in the 'paiso.dll' library file that can be triggered when
processing the full pathname of a file within an ISO image. If an
attacker can trick a user on the affected host into opening a
specially crafted ISO image file, he can leverage this issue to
execute arbitrary code on the host subject to the user's privileges.

See also :

http://vuln.sg/powarc964-en.html
http://seclists.org/bugtraq/2007/Jan/101

Solution :

Upgrade to PowerArchiver 9.64.03 or later.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 7.7
(CVSS2#E:F/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Windows

Nessus Plugin ID: 23976 ()

Bugtraq ID: 21867

CVE ID: CVE-2007-0097

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