SAS Integration Technologies Client ActiveX Stack Buffer Overflow
High Nessus Plugin ID 67129
SynopsisThe remote host has an ActiveX control installed that is affected by a stack-based buffer overflow.
DescriptionThe version of the SAS Integration Technologies Client installed on the remote host is affected by a stack-based buffer overflow condition in the 'SASspk.dll' ActiveX control due to improper validation of user-supplied input to the RetrieveBinaryFile() function via the 'bstFileName' parameter. An unauthenticated, remote attacker can exploit this, via a crafted file, to cause a denial of service or the execution of arbitrary code.
SolutionApply the appropriate hotfix in the vendor's advisory.