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The remote Windows host has an ActiveX control that is affected by a
buffer overflow vulnerability.
The remote host contains the 'BDSCANONLINE' ActiveX control, used by
the BitDefender Online Scanner, a web-based virus scanner.
The version of this control installed on the remote host fails to
properly validate Unicode values passed to the 'InitX' function as a
domain key. If a remote attacker can trick a user on the affected
host into visiting a specially crafted web page, these issues could be
leveraged to allocate arbitrary heap-based memory and overwrite memory
within the Internet Explorer or host ActiveX process, which could
result in execution of arbitrary code on the host subject to the
See also :
The vendor has reportedly released an update that can be obtained
by visiting the URL below, running a scan, and allowing the scanner to
update the antivirus engine :
Risk factor :
High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
CVSS Temporal Score : 7.7
Public Exploit Available : true