HP Virtual Rooms WebHPVCInstall.HPVirtualRooms14 ActiveX Control Buffer Overflow Vulnerabilities
High Nessus Plugin ID 30202
SynopsisThe remote Windows host has an ActiveX control that is affected by multiple buffer overflow vulnerabilities.
DescriptionThe remote host contains a version of the HP Virtual Rooms WebHPVCInstall.HPVirtualRooms14 ActiveX control that reportedly is affected by multiple buffer overflows involving properties such as 'AuthenticationURL', 'PortalAPIURL', and 'cabroot'. If a remote attacker can trick a user on the affected host into visiting a specially crafted web page, this issue could be leveraged to execute arbitrary code on the affected host subject to the user's privileges.
SolutionUpgrade to HP Virtual Rooms v7 or use the HPVR removal tool referenced in the vendor advisory above to remove the software.