DriveLock DriveLock.exe HTTP Request Processing Remote Overflow

High Nessus Plugin ID 26915


The remote Windows host has a program that is susceptible to a buffer overflow attack.


DriveLock, an application for controlling access to computer devices, is installed on the remote host.

According to its version, the DriveLock Agent component, which acts as a web server, on the remote host fails to properly handle long HTTP requests. An unauthenticated, remote attacker may be able to leverage this issue to execute arbitrary code on the affected host with SYSTEM privileges.


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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 26915

File Name: drivelock_http_overflow.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.14 $

Type: local

Agent: windows

Family: Windows

Published: 2007/10/04

Modified: 2017/10/02

Dependencies: 13855

Risk Information

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:U/RL:OF/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

Required KB Items: SMB/Registry/Enumerated

Exploit Available: false

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2007-5209

BID: 25902

OSVDB: 41391

CWE: 119