Friendly Technologies ActiveX control CreateURLShortcut() buffer overflow
|friendly-createurlshortcut-bo (44755)||High Risk|
The Friendly Technologies ActiveX control (fwRemoteCfg.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 parameter to the CreateURLShortcut() 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 September 1, 2014.
- Friendly Technologies Web site: Friendly Technologies TR-69 Remote management.
- BID-30891: Friendly Technologies 'fwRemoteCfg.dll' ActiveX Control Remote Buffer Overflow Vulnerability
- CVE-2008-4048: Heap-based buffer overflow in a certain ActiveX control in fwRemoteCfg.dll 22.214.171.124 in Friendly Technologies FriendlyPPPoE Client 126.96.36.199 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a long third argument to the CreateURLShortcut method.
- OSVDB ID: 48104: Friendly Technologies fwDialerTechTool.dll ActiveX CreateURLShortcut() Method Overflow
- SA31644: Friendly Technologies fwDialerTechTool.dll Multiple Vulnerabilities
- Friendly Technologies FriendlyPPPoE Client 188.8.131.52
- Friendly Technologies fwRemoteCfg.dll 184.108.40.206
Aug 28, 2008
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