Ultra Crypto Component CryptoX.dll ActiveX control buffer overflow
|ultracrypto-cryptox-bo (36524)||High Risk|
The Ultra Crypto Component ActiveX control (CryptoX.dll) is vulnerable to a heap-based buffer overflow. By persuading a victim to visit a specially-crafted Web page that passes an overly long argument to the AcquireContext() method, a remote attacker could overflow a buffer and execute arbitrary code on the system with the privileges of the user or cause the victim's browser to crash.
No remedy available as of April 1, 2014.
- Ultra Shareware Web site: Ultra Crypto Component.
- BID-25609: Ultra Crypto Component CryptoX.dll ActiveX Control Multiple Remote Buffer Overflow Vulnerabilities
- CVE-2007-4903: Multiple buffer overflows in a certain ActiveX control in CryptoX.dll 2.0 and earlier in the Ultra Crypto Component allow remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via (1) a long string in the first argument to the AcquireContext method or (2) an unspecified vector to the DeleteContext method.
- OSVDB ID: 38979: Ultra Crypto Component ActiveX (CryptoX.dll) Multiple Method Overflows
- SECTRACK ID: 1018674: Ultra Crypto Component Buffer Overflow in ActiveX Control AcquireContext() Function Lets Remote Users Execute Arbitrary Code
- Ultra Shareware Ultra Crypto Component ActiveX control 2.0 and prior
Sep 10, 2007
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