Siemens JT2Go < Code Execution (SSA-629917)

high Nessus Plugin ID 174522


The remote Windows host contains an application affected by a code execution vulnerability.


The version of Siemens JT2Go installed on the remote Windows hosts is prior to It is, therefore, affected by a code execution vulnerability due to a stack-based buffer overflow in the APDFL.dll library. When a specially-crafted file is opened by an unsuspecting user, arbitrary code can be executed in the context of the program.

Note that Nessus has not tested for this issue but has instead relied only on the application's self-reported version number.


Update JT2Go to version or later.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 174522

File Name: siemens_jt2go_ssa-659917.nasl

Version: 1.5

Type: local

Agent: windows

Family: Windows

Published: 4/20/2023

Updated: 6/16/2023

Supported Sensors: Nessus Agent, Nessus

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 5.9


Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 7.2

Temporal Score: 5.3

Vector: CVSS2#AV:L/AC:L/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C

CVSS Score Source: CVE-2023-1709


Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 7.8

Temporal Score: 6.8

Vector: CVSS:3.0/AV:L/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:U/C:H/I:H/A:H

Temporal Vector: CVSS:3.0/E:U/RL:O/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:siemens:jt2go

Required KB Items: installed_sw/Siemens JT2Go

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 4/11/2023

Vulnerability Publication Date: 4/11/2023

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2023-1709

IAVA: 2023-A-0202-S