EDraw Office Viewer ActiveX (officeviewer.ocx) HttpDownloadFileToTempDir Method Overflow

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

Synopsis :

The remote Windows host has an ActiveX control that is affected by a
buffer overflow vulnerability.

Description :

The remote host contains the EDraw Office Viewer Component, an ActiveX
control for working with Microsoft Office documents.

The version of this control installed on the remote host contains a
buffer overflow that can be triggered by a long value for the first
argument of the 'HttpDownloadFileToTempDir' method. If an attacker
can trick a user on the affected host into visiting a specially
crafted web page, this method could be leveraged to execute
arbitrary code on the affected system subject to the user's

See also :


Solution :

Upgrade to EDraw Office Viewer Component 5.3 or later.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
CVSS Temporal Score : 7.3
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Windows

Nessus Plugin ID: 26198 ()

Bugtraq ID: 25593

CVE ID: CVE-2007-4821

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