Sony VAIO Wireless Manager ActiveX Control WifiMan.dll Multiple Buffer Overflows

This script is Copyright (C) 2012-2013 Tenable Network Security, Inc.

Synopsis :

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

Description :

The Sony VAIO Wireless Manager ActiveX control installed on the
remote Windows host is affected by buffer overflow vulnerabilities in
'SetTmpProfileOption()' and 'ConnectToNetWokrkOption()' in
WifiMan.dll. By tricking a victim into visiting a specially crafted
page, an attacker may be able to execute arbitrary code on the

See also :

Solution :

Either set the kill bit for the control or upgrade to version 5.7.0
of the control.

Risk factor :

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

Family: Windows

Nessus Plugin ID: 60109 ()

Bugtraq ID: 53735

CVE ID: CVE-2012-0985

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