Cisco AnyConnect Portforwarder ActiveX Control Initialization Parameter Parsing Buffer Overflow
High Nessus Plugin ID 58512
SynopsisThe remote Windows host has an ActiveX control with a buffer overflow vulnerability.
DescriptionThe remote Windows host has a version of the Cisco AnyConnect Portforwarder ActiveX control installed that contains a buffer overflow in its initialization parameters. A remote attacker could exploit this by tricking a user into viewing a specially crafted HTML document, resulting in arbitrary code execution.
SolutionSet the kill bit for the affected ActiveX control. Refer to cisco-sa-20120314-asaclient for more information.