NTR ActiveX Control < Multiple Vulnerabilities

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Synopsis :

An ActiveX control installed on the remote Windows host is affected
by multiple vulnerabilities.

Description :

At least one version of the NTR ActiveX control installed on the
remote Windows host is earlier than As such, it reportedly
is affected by the following vulnerabilities :

- Four stack-based buffer overflows exist involving the
'bstrUrl' parameter of the 'StartModule()' method, the
'bstrParams' parameter of the 'Check()' method, and the
'bstrUrl' parameter of the 'Download()' and
'DownloadModule()' methods. (CVE-2012-0266)

- An input validation vulnerability exists involving the
'iModule' parameter of the 'StopModule()' method.

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.

See also :


Solution :

Upgrade affected installs to version or later as that
reportedly resolves the vulnerability.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 9.3
CVSS Temporal Score : 7.7
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Windows

Nessus Plugin ID: 57556 ()

Bugtraq ID: 51374

CVE ID: CVE-2012-0266

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