Icona SpA DownloaderActiveX ActiveX Control Module code execution

iconaspa-downloaderactivex-code-execution (42825) The risk level is classified as HighHigh Risk

Description:

The Icona SpA DownloaderActiveX ActiveX Control Module (DownloaderActiveX.ocx) could allow a remote attacker to execute code on the system. By persuading a victim to visit a malicious Web site that passes a specially-crafted argument to the insecure "propDownloadUrl" and "propPostDownloadAction" properties, an attacker could download and load a malicious program, which could allow the attacker to execute arbitrary code on the system with the privileges of the victim.

*CVSS:

Base Score: 9.3
  Access Vector: Network
  Access Complexity: Medium
  Authentication: None
  Confidentiality Impact: Complete
  Integrity Impact: Complete
  Availability Impact: Complete
 
Temporal Score: 8.4
  Exploitability: Functional
  Remediation Level: Unavailable
  Report Confidence: Uncorroborated

Consequences:

Gain Access

Remedy:

No remedy available as of September 1, 2014.

References:

  • Icona Web site: Icona : Instant Messaging, Wireless Village Compliant Server and Clients, Instant Messaging API and SDK, Http Tunnelling, Video Chat, Web Call Center, Application Sharing, Custom Software Development.
  • Offensive Security Exploit Database [02-02-2012]: Icona SpA C6 Messenger DownloaderActiveX Control Arbitrary File Download and Execute.
  • BID-29519: C6 Messenger Installation URL Downloader ActiveX Control Arbitrary File Download Vulnerability
  • CVE-2008-2551: The DownloaderActiveX Control (DownloaderActiveX.ocx) in Icona SpA C6 Messenger 1.0.0.1 allows remote attackers to force the download and execution of arbitrary files via a URL in the propDownloadUrl parameter with the propPostDownloadAction parameter set to run.
  • OSVDB ID: 45960: Icona SpA C6 Messenger DownloaderActiveX ActiveX (DownloaderActiveX.ocx) Multiple Property Arbitrary Code Execution
  • SA30512: Icona SpA DownloaderActiveX ActiveX Control Module Code Execution Vulnerability

Platforms Affected:

  • Icona SpA Icona SpA DownloaderActiveX ActiveX Control Module 1.0.0.1

Reported:

Jun 03, 2008

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