InterActual Player IAMCE.dll ActiveX control buffer overflow

interactual-iamce-bo (35422) The risk level is classified as HighHigh Risk

Description:

The InterActual Player IAMCE.dll ActiveX control is vulnerable to a stack-based buffer overflow. By persuading a victim to visit a specially-crafted Web page that passes an overly long string to the "FailURL" property, a remote attacker could overflow a buffer and execute arbitrary code on the system or cause the victim's browser to crash.

*CVSS:

Base Score: 8
  Access Vector: Remote
  Access Complexity: High
  Authentication: Not Required
  Confidentiality Impact: Complete
  Integrity Impact: Complete
  Availability Impact: Complete
 
Temporal Score: 6.5
  Exploitability: Unproven
  Remediation Level: Unavailable
  Report Confidence: Uncorroborated

Consequences:

Gain Access

Remedy:

No remedy available as of July 1, 2014.

References:

  • Interactual Player Web site: InterActual Player.
  • BID-24919: InterActual Player IAMCE and IAKey Remote Buffer Overflow Vulnerabilities
  • CVE-2007-3829: Multiple stack-based buffer overflows in (a) InterActual Player 2.60.12.0717 and (b) Roxio CinePlayer 3.2 allow remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a (1) long FailURL attribute in the IAMCE ActiveX Control (IAMCE.dll) or a (2) long URLCode attribute in the IAKey ActiveX Control (IAKey.dll). NOTE: the provenance of this information is unknown; the details are obtained solely from third party information.
  • OSVDB ID: 37717: IAKey ActiveX (IAKey.dll) URLCode Attribute Overflow
  • OSVDB ID: 37718: IAMCE ActiveX (IAMCE.dll) FailURL Attribute Overflow
  • SA25718: InterActual Player Two ActiveX Controls Buffer Overflow Vulnerabilities
  • SA25739: CinePlayer IAKey ActiveX Control Buffer Overflow Vulnerability
  • US-CERT VU#470913: InterActual Player IAKey ActiveX control stack buffer overflow
  • US-CERT VU#916897: InterActual Player IAMCE ActiveX control stack buffer overflow

Platforms Affected:

  • InterActual Technologies InterActual Player 2.60.12.0717

Reported:

Jul 16, 2007

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