SAP SAPgui MDrmSap ActiveX (mdrmsap.dll) Buffer Overflow
High Nessus Plugin ID 40617
SynopsisThe remote Windows host has an ActiveX control that is affected by a buffer overflow vulnerability.
DescriptionThe remote host contains the 'MDrmSap' ActiveX control included with SAP GUI version 6.40 for Windows.
This control is reportedly affected by a buffer overflow involving instantiation by Internet Explorer.
If an attacker can trick a user on the affected host into visiting a specially crafted web page, he may be able to leverage these issues to execute arbitrary code on the host subject to the user's privileges.
The existence of this vulnerability is confirmed in mdrmsap.dll version 126.96.36.1995. Previous versions may also be affected.
SolutionApply the patch for the control as described in the vendor advisory.