Snagit DLL Preloading Arbitrary Code Execution

High Nessus Plugin ID 72604


A screen capture and sharing tool installed on the remote host is affected by a DLL preloading vulnerability.


The version of Snagit installed on the remote Windows host has a DLL preloading vulnerability. An attacker can execute arbitrary code by tricking a user into opening a Snagit file (.snag, .snagprof, or .snagcc) from an attacker-controlled location such as a network share.


Upgrade to Snagit 11.1.0 or higher.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 72604

File Name: snagit_11_1_0.nasl

Version: $Revision: 1.1 $

Type: local

Agent: windows

Family: Windows

Published: 2014/02/20

Modified: 2014/02/20

Dependencies: 72603

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 9.3

Temporal Score: 8.4

Vector: CVSS2#AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:F/RL:W/RC:ND

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:techsmith:snagit

Required KB Items: SMB/Snagit/Installed

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2012/10/09

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2010/08/26

Exploitable With

Core Impact

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2010-3130

BID: 42729

OSVDB: 67479

EDB-ID: 14764