Multiple vendors NCTAudioInformation2 ActiveX control buffer overflow

nctaudioinformation2-activex-bo (42680) The risk level is classified as HighHigh Risk

Description:

Multiple vendor products that use the NCTAudioInformation2 ActiveX control (NCTAudioInformation2.dll) are vulnerable to multiple stack-based buffer overflows when handling specific methods. By persuading a victim to visit a specially-crafted Web page, 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: 9.3
  Access Vector: Network
  Access Complexity: Medium
  Authentication: None
  Confidentiality Impact: Complete
  Integrity Impact: Complete
  Availability Impact: Complete
 
Temporal Score: 6.9
  Exploitability: Unproven
  Remediation Level: Official-Fix
  Report Confidence: Confirmed

Consequences:

Gain Access

Remedy:

Upgrade to the latest version of the NCTAudioInformation2 ActiveX control (2.5.9.252 or later), available from the Online Media Technologies Web site. See References.

References:

  • AliveMedia, Inc. Web site: Alive MP3 WAV Converter.
  • Crystal Software Web site: Crystal MP3 Recorder.
  • Easy Audio Redactor: Easy Audio Redactor.
  • Joshua Mediasoft Web site: Powerful Audio Tool.
  • Joshua Mediasoft Web site: Audio Editor Plus.
  • Magic Soft Web site: Total Audio Capture.
  • Magic Software Web site: Magic Software.
  • Magic Software Web site: Total Audio Recorder and Editor.
  • Online Media Technologies Web site: NCTSoft.
  • Orion Studios Web site: CinematicMP3.
  • Ussun Web site: Power Audio CD Burner.
  • Ussun Web site: Power Audio CD Grabber.
  • WMA to MP3 Converter Web site: 4U WMA MP3 Converter.
  • CVE-2008-0959: Multiple stack-based buffer overflows in the Online Media Technologies NCTSoft NCTAudioInformation2 ActiveX control in NCTAudioInformation2.dll, as used in (1) Power Audio CD Grabber 1.0, (2) Power Audio CD Burner 1.02, (3) CinematicMP3 1.4.0.0, (4) Alive MP3 WAV Converter 3.9.3.2, and possibly other products, allow remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via unspecified vectors.
  • OSVDB ID: 45724: NCTSoft Products NCTAudioInformation2 ActiveX (NCTAudioInformation2.dll) Multiple Unspecified Overflows
  • SA30395: CinematicMP3 NCTAudioInformation2 ActiveX Control Buffer Overflow
  • SA30415: NCTSoft Products NCTAudioInformation2 ActiveX Control Buffer Overflows
  • SA30418: 4U WMA MP3 Converter NCTAudioInformation2.dll ActiveX Control Buffer Overflow
  • SA30419: Power Audio CD Grabber NCTAudioInformation2 ActiveX Control Buffer Overflow
  • SA30421: Power Audio CD Burner NCTAudioInformation2 ActiveX Control Buffer Overflow
  • SA30445: Alive MP3 WAV Converter NCTAudioInformation2.dll ActiveX Control Buffer Overflow
  • SA30451: Total Audio Capture NCTSoft ActiveX Controls Buffer Overflow Vulnerabilities
  • SA30452: My Phone Files Media Studio NCTSoft ActiveX Controls Buffer Overflow Vulnerabilities
  • SA30453: Total Audio Recorder and Editor NCTSoft ActiveX Controls Buffer Overflow Vulnerabilities
  • SA30454: Easy Audio Redactor NCTSoft ActiveX Controls Buffer Overflow Vulnerabilities
  • SA30456: Crystal MP3 Recorder NCTAudioInformation2.dll ActiveX Control Buffer Overflow
  • SA30457: Powerful Audio Tool NCTAudioInformation2.dll ActiveX Control Buffer Overflow
  • SA30458: Audio Editor Plus NCTSoft ActiveX Controls Buffer Overflow Vulnerabilities
  • SA30529: Ease Jukebox NCTSoft ActiveX Controls Buffer Overflow Vulnerabilities
  • US-CERT VU#669265: Online Media Technologies NCTSoft NCTAudioInformation2 ActiveX stack buffer overflows

Platforms Affected:

  • AliveMedia Alive MP3 WAV Converter 3.9.3.2
  • Audiotool.net Ease Jukebox 1.30
  • Audiotool.net Ease Jukebox 1.40
  • Crystal Software Crystal MP3 Recorder 1.0.0
  • Easy Audio Redactor Easy Audio Redactor 1.1
  • Joshua Software Audio Editor Plus 3.1
  • Joshua Software Powerful Audio Tool 1.03
  • Magic Soft Total Audio Capture 3.0
  • Magic Software Total Audio Recorder and Editor 4.8
  • Online Media Technologies NCTAudioEditor ActiveX control
  • Online Media Technologies NCTAudioStudio ActiveX control
  • Orion Studios CinematicMP3 1.4.0.0
  • Ussun Power Audio CD Burner 1.02
  • Ussun Power Audio CD Grabber 1.0
  • WMA to MP3 Converter 4U WMA MP3 Converter 6.2.6

Reported:

May 27, 2008

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