CA BrightStor ARCserve Backup ListCtrl ActiveX (ListCtrl.ocx) AddColumn() Method Overflow
High Nessus Plugin ID 31731
SynopsisThe remote Windows host has an ActiveX control that is affected by a buffer overflow vulnerability.
DescriptionThe version of the ListCtrl ActiveX control included with various CA products and installed on the remote host contains a buffer overflow that can be triggered by a long argument to the 'AddColumn' method.
If an attacker can trick a user on the affected host into visiting a specially- crafted web page, this method could be leveraged to execute arbitrary code on the affected system subject to the user's privileges.
SolutionApply the appropriate patch as described in the vendor advisory referenced above.