Command Antivirus odapi.dll ActiveX Control Multiple Overflows

high Nessus Plugin ID 25369


The remote Windows host has an ActiveX control that is susceptible to multiple buffer overflow vulnerabilities.


The Windows remote host contains an ActiveX control from Authentium's Command Antivirus or a third-party antivirus product that is based on it.

The version of this ActiveX control on the remote host reportedly contains multiple buffer overflow vulnerabilities. A remote attacker may be able to leverage these issues to execute arbitrary code on the remote host subject to the privileges of the current user.


Contact the software vendor for updates or disable the use of this ActiveX control from within Internet Explorer by setting the kill bits for the associated CLSIDs.

Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 25369

File Name: command_av_odapi_activex_overflows.nasl

Version: 1.15

Type: local

Agent: windows

Family: Windows

Published: 6/2/2007

Updated: 7/6/2018

Supported Sensors: Nessus Agent, Nessus

Risk Information


Risk Factor: Medium

Score: 5.9


Risk Factor: High

Base Score: 9.3

Temporal Score: 6.9

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

Vulnerability Information

Required KB Items: SMB/Registry/Enumerated

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Vulnerability Publication Date: 6/1/2007

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2007-2917

BID: 24255

CERT: 563401