BlackBerry Desktop Software < 6.0 B47 Path Subversion Arbitrary DLL Injection Code Execution

high Nessus Plugin ID 49674



The remote Windows host contains a program that is affected by a DLL loading vulnerability.


BlackBerry Desktop Software has a DLL loading vulnerability that occurs when the program searches for a DLL file in the current working directory. Attackers may exploit the issue by placing a specially crafted DLL file and another file associated with the application in an location controlled by the attacker. When the associated file is launched, the attacker's arbitrary code can be executed.


Upgrade to BlackBerry Desktop Software 6.0 B47 or later.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 49674

File Name: blackberry_desktop_software_6_0_b47.nasl

Version: 1.11

Type: local

Agent: windows

Family: Windows

Published: 9/24/2010

Updated: 11/15/2018

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

Patch Publication Date: 8/25/2010

Vulnerability Publication Date: 9/9/2010

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2010-2600

BID: 43139

Secunia: 41346