HP Virtual Rooms WebHPVCInstall.HPVirtualRooms14 ActiveX Control Buffer Overflow Vulnerabilities

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 HP Virtual Rooms
WebHPVCInstall.HPVirtualRooms14 ActiveX control that reportedly is
affected by multiple buffer overflows involving properties such as
'AuthenticationURL', 'PortalAPIURL', and 'cabroot'. 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 :

http://seclists.org/fulldisclosure/2008/Jan/452
http://www.securityfocus.com/archive/1/487654

Solution :

Upgrade to HP Virtual Rooms v7 or use the HPVR removal tool referenced
in the vendor advisory above to remove the software.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
(CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)
CVSS Temporal Score : 8.1
(CVSS2#E:H/RL:OF/RC:C)
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Windows

Nessus Plugin ID: 30202 (hpvr_webhpvcinstall_overflows.nasl)

Bugtraq ID: 27384

CVE ID: CVE-2008-0437

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