PowerTCP Service ActiveX control buffer overflow
|powertcp-service-activex-bo (34494)||High Risk|
The PowerTCP Service ActiveX control (DartService.dll) is vulnerable to a buffer overflow. By creating a specially-crafted Web page, a remote attacker could overflow a buffer and execute arbitrary code on the system, if the attacker could persuade the victim to visit the Web page and enable the ActiveX control.
No remedy available as of September 1, 2014.
- BugTraq Mailing List, Thu May 24 2007 - 13:55:26 CDT : Dart Communications PowerTCP Service Control (DartService.dll 126.96.36.199) remote buffer overflow.
- Dart Communications Web site: Zip Compression | Compress | ActiveX, OCX | WinZip, PKZIP, GZip.
- BID-24142: Dart Communications PowerTCP Service DartService.DLL ActiveX Control Buffer Overflow Vulnerabilities
- BID-24163: Dart Zip Compression DartZip.DLL ActiveX Control Buffer Overflow Vulnerability
- CVE-2007-2856: Buffer overflow in the Dart Communications PowerTCP ZIP Compression ActiveX control in DartZip.dll 188.8.131.52, when Internet Explorer 6 is used, allows user-assisted remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a long first argument to the QuickZip function, a related issue to CVE-2007-2855.
- OSVDB ID: 38110: Dart ZipLite Compression ActiveX (DartZipLite.dll) QuickZip Function Arbitrary Code Execution
- OSVDB ID: 38111: Dart Communications PowerTCP ZIP Compression ActiveX QuickZip Function Arbitrary Code Execution
- Dart PowerTCP Service ActiveX control 184.108.40.206
May 24, 2007
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