Advantech WebAccess Multiple BWOCXRUN.OCX ActiveX Vulnerabilities

High Nessus Plugin ID 73641


The remote host is affected by multiple vulnerabilities.


The remote host has an ActiveX control (BWOCXRUN.OCX) installed that is affected by multiple vulnerabilities :

- Multiple methods all allow remote attackers to read arbitrary files. (CVE-2014-0771, CVE-2014-0772)

- The CreateProcess method allows certain executable names to be run from arbitrary path names. (CVE-2014-0773)


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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 73641

File Name: scada_advantech_bwocxrun1.nbin

Version: $Revision: 1.72 $

Type: local

Family: SCADA

Published: 2014/04/14

Modified: 2018/02/06

Dependencies: 13855

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 9.3

Temporal Score: 8.1

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:ND/RL:OF/RC:C

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:advantech:webaccess, cpe:/a:broadwin:webaccess

Required KB Items: SMB/Registry/Enumerated

Exploit Available: false

Exploit Ease: No known exploits are available

Patch Publication Date: 2014/03/03

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2014/04/08

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2014-0771, CVE-2014-0772, CVE-2014-0773

BID: 66742, 66749, 66750

OSVDB: 105569, 105570, 105571

ICSA: 14-079-03