Akamai Download Manager ActiveX control code execution
|akamai-download-code-execution (42117)||High Risk|
The Akamai Download Manager ActiveX control could allow a remote attacker to execute code on the system, caused by multiple undocumented object parameters. By persuading a victim to visit a malicious Web site, a remote attacker could download and load a malicious binary, which could allow the attacker to execute arbitrary code on the system with the privileges of the victim.
Upgrade to the latest version of Akamai Download Manager (18.104.22.168 or later), available from the Akamai Web site. See References.
- Akamai Web site: Akamai.
- Full-Disclosure Mailing List, Wed Apr 30 2008 - 12:49:47 CDT: Akamai Technologies Security Advisory 2008-0001 (Download Manager).
- iDefense Labs PUBLIC ADVISORY: 04.30.08: Akamai Download Manager Arbitrary Program Execution Vulnerability.
- BID-28993: Akamai Download Manager ActiveX Control Remote Code Execution Vulnerability
- CVE-2007-6339: The Akamai Download Manager (aka DLM or dlmanager) ActiveX control (DownloadManagerV2.ocx) before 22.214.171.124 allows remote attackers to force the download and execution of arbitrary code via unspecified undocumented object parameters.
- OSVDB ID: 44882: Akamai Download Manager ActiveX (DownloadManagerV2.ocx) Undocumented Object Parameters Arbitrary Code Execution
- SA30037: Akamai Download Manager Code Execution Vulnerability
- SECTRACK ID: 1019955: Akamai Download Manager Lets Remote Users Execute Arbitrary Code
- Akamai Download Manager 126.96.36.199
- Akamai Download Manager 188.8.131.52
Apr 30, 2008
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