Facebook Photo Uploader ActiveX Control < Multiple Buffer Overflows

This script is Copyright (C) 2008-2016 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

The remote Windows host has an ActiveX control that is affected by
multiple buffer overflow vulnerabilities.

Description :

The remote host contains a version of the Facebook Photo Uploader
ActiveX control that reportedly is affected by multiple buffer
overflows involving, for example, long arguments to the control's
'ExtractExif', 'ExtractIptc', and 'FileMask' properties. If a remote
attacker can trick a user on the affected host into visiting a
specially crafted web page, this issue could be leveraged to execute
arbitrary code on the affected host subject to the user's privileges.

See also :


Solution :

Upgrade to Facebook Photo Uploader version or later as it is
rumored to resolve the issues.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
CVSS Temporal Score : 8.0
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Windows

Nessus Plugin ID: 30152 (facebook_photo_uploader_4_5_57_1_activex_overflows.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 27534

CVE ID: CVE-2008-0660

Ready to Amp Up Your Nessus Experience?

Get Nessus Professional to scan unlimited IPs, run compliance checks & more

Buy Nessus Professional Now