Advantech ADAMView Multiple Buffer Overflow Vulnerabilities

High Nessus Plugin ID 81700


The remote host is affected by multiple buffer overflow vulnerabilities.


Advantech ADAMView, an HMI software development kit, is installed on the remote host. It is, therefore, affected by multiple stack-based buffer overflow vulnerabilities. A remote attacker, using specially crafted display properties or GNI files, can exploit these to execute arbitrary code.


There is currently no fix available.

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Plugin Details

Severity: High

ID: 81700

File Name: scada_advantech_adamview_4_3.nbin

Version: $Revision: 1.25 $

Type: local

Family: SCADA

Published: 2015/03/09

Modified: 2018/01/29

Dependencies: 81701

Risk Information

Risk Factor: High


Base Score: 7.5

Temporal Score: 7.5

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

Temporal Vector: CVSS2#E:ND/RL:U/RC:ND

Vulnerability Information

CPE: cpe:/a:advantech:adamview

Required KB Items: installed_sw/Advantech ADAMView

Exploit Available: true

Exploit Ease: Exploits are available

Vulnerability Publication Date: 2014/11/19

Exploitable With

Core Impact

Reference Information

CVE: CVE-2014-8386

BID: 71191

OSVDB: 114843

EDB-ID: 35503