SmidgeonSoft PEBrowse Professional files in PE format buffer overflow
|smidgeonsoft-files-bo (32524)||High Risk|
SmidgeonSoft PEBrowse Professional is vulnerable to a buffer overflow, caused by improper bounds checking of files in PE format. By persuading a victim to open a specially-crafted file, a remote attacker could overflow a buffer and execute arbitrary code on the system. An attacker could exploit this vulnerability by sending the malicious file to a victim as an email attachment or by hosting it on a Web site.
Upgrade to the latest version of PEBrowse Professional (8.2.3 or later), available from the SmidgeonSoft Web site. See References.
- PEBrowse Professional Web page: PEBrowse Professional - Windows Disassembler.
- SmidgeonSoft Web site: Windows Debugger, Disassembler, Code Analyzers.
- BID-22501: SmidgeonSoft PEBrowse Remote Buffer Overflow Vulnerability
- CVE-2007-0879: Buffer overflow in SmidgeonSoft PEBrowse Professional 188.8.131.52 allows user-assisted remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via certain executable files in PE format. NOTE: the provenance of this information is unknown; the details are obtained solely from third party information.
- OSVDB ID: 38134: PEBrowse Professional PE File Handling Overflow
- SmidgeonSoft SmidgeonSoft PEBrowse Professional 184.108.40.206 and prior
Feb 09, 2007
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