Sony VAIO Wireless Manager ActiveX Control WifiMan.dll Multiple Buffer Overflows
High Nessus Plugin ID 60109
SynopsisThe remote Windows host has an ActiveX control installed that is affected by multiple buffer overflow vulnerabilities.
DescriptionThe Sony VAIO Wireless Manager ActiveX control installed on the remote Windows host is affected by buffer overflow vulnerabilities in 'SetTmpProfileOption()' and 'ConnectToNetWokrkOption()' in WifiMan.dll. By tricking a victim into visiting a specially crafted page, an attacker may be able to execute arbitrary code on the host.
SolutionEither set the kill bit for the control or upgrade to version 5.7.0 of the control.