Zoomify Viewer ActiveX Buffer Overflows

This script is Copyright (C) 2007-2014 Tenable Network Security, Inc.


Synopsis :

The remote Windows host has an ActiveX control that is susceptible to
multiple buffer overflow attacks.

Description :

The remote host contains the Zoomify Viewer ActiveX control, used to
incorporate zoomable images into websites.

The version of this control on the remote host is reportedly affected
by multiple stack-based buffer overflows. If an attacker can trick a
user on the affected host into visiting a specially crafted web page,
these issues could be leveraged to execute arbitrary code on the host
subject to the user's privileges.

Solution :

Disable the use of this ActiveX control from within Internet Explorer
by setting its kill bit.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 7.5
(CVSS2#E:U/RL:W/RC:ND)
Public Exploit Available : false

Family: Windows

Nessus Plugin ID: 25460 ()

Bugtraq ID: 24421

CVE ID: CVE-2007-2920

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