Ultra Crypto Component CryptoX.dll ActiveX control file overwrite
|ultracrypto-cryptox-file-overwrite (36522)||Medium Risk|
The Ultra Crypto Component ActiveX control (CryptoX.dll) could allow a remote attacker to overwrite arbitrary files on the system. By persuading a victim to visit a malicious Web site, a remote attacker could exploit this vulnerability using the SaveToFile() function to overwrite and corrupt arbitrary files on the system.
No remedy available as of April 1, 2014.
- Ultra Shareware Web site: Ultra Crypto Component.
- BID-25611: Ultra Crypto Component ActiveX Control SaveToFile Arbitrary File Overwrite Vulnerability
- CVE-2007-4902: Absolute path traversal vulnerability in a certain ActiveX control in CryptoX.dll 2.0 and earlier in the Ultra Crypto Component allows remote attackers to write to arbitrary files via a full pathname in the argument to the SaveToFile method.
- OSVDB ID: 38982: Ultra Crypto Component ActiveX (CryptoX.dll) SaveToFile Method Traversal Arbitrary File Overwrite
- SECTRACK ID: 1018675: Ultra Crypto Component ActiveX Control Lets Remote Users Write to Arbitrary Files
- Ultra Shareware Ultra Crypto Component ActiveX control 2.0 and prior
Sep 10, 2007
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