Samsung Kies SyncService ActiveX PrepareSync() Buffer Overflow

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Synopsis :

The remote host has software installed that is affected by a buffer
overflow vulnerability.

Description :

According to the version of Samsung Kies SyncService ActiveX installed
on the remote host, the 'PrepareSync()' method is affected by a buffer
overflow vulnerability.

A remote attacker could use this vulnerability to cause a denial of
service or potentially execute arbitrary code.

See also :

Solution :

Upgrade to Samsung Kies or later.

Risk factor :

High / CVSS Base Score : 7.6
CVSS Temporal Score : 6.3
Public Exploit Available : true

Family: Windows

Nessus Plugin ID: 63686 ()

Bugtraq ID: 57249

CVE ID: CVE-2012-6429

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