SasCam Webcam Server ActiveX control buffer overflow

sascam-webcamserver-bo (47654) The risk level is classified as HighHigh Risk

Description:

The SasCam Webcam Server ActiveX control is vulnerable to a buffer overflow. By persuading a victim to visit a specially-crafted Web page that passes an overly long argument via the Get method, a remote attacker could overflow a buffer and execute arbitrary code on the system with the privileges of the victim 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: 8.4
  Exploitability: Functional
  Remediation Level: Unavailable
  Report Confidence: Uncorroborated

Consequences:

Gain Access

Remedy:

No remedy available as of September 1, 2014.

References:

  • Offensive Security Exploit Database [07-03-2010]: SasCam WebCam Server v2.6.5 ActiveX SEH Overwrite.
  • SasCam Webcam Server Web site: Web Design Saschart - Software and Web Building Solutions.
  • BID-33053: SaschArt SasCam Webcam Server ActiveX Control 'Get' Method Buffer Overflow Vulnerability
  • CVE-2008-6898: Buffer overflow in the XHTTP Module 4.1.0.0 in the ActiveX control for SaschArt SasCam Webcam Server 2.6.5 allows remote attackers to cause a denial of service (crash) or execute arbitrary code via a long argument to the Get method and other unspecified methods.
  • OSVDB ID: 55945: SaschArt SasCam Webcam Server XHTTP Module ActiveX Get Method Remote Overflow

Platforms Affected:

  • Saschart SasCam Webcam Server ActiveX control 2.6.5

Reported:

Dec 29, 2008

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