GeoVision LiveX ActiveX control file overwrite
|geovision-livex-activex-file-overwrite (48773)||Medium Risk|
The GeoVision LiveX ActiveX control (LIVEX_~1.OCX) could allow a remote attacker to overwrite arbitrary files on the system. By persuading a victim to visit a malicious Web site, a remote attacker could exploit this vulnerability using the PlayX() and SnapShotX() insecure methods to create and overwrite arbitrary files on the system.
No remedy available as of September 1, 2014.
- GeoVision Web site: Digital Video Surveillance System V GeoVision Inc.
- BID-33782: GeoVision LiveX ActiveX Control 'SnapShotToFile()' Arbitrary File Overwrite Vulnerability
- CVE-2009-0865: Directory traversal vulnerability in the SnapShotToFile method in the GeoVision LiveX (aka LiveX_v8200) ActiveX control 8.1.2 and 8.2.0 in LIVEX_~1.OCX allows remote attackers to create or overwrite arbitrary files via a .. (dot dot) in the argument, possibly involving the PlayX and SnapShotX methods.
- OSVDB ID: 52354: GeoVision LiveX ActiveX (LIVEX_~1.OCX) SnapShotToFile() Method Traversal Arbitrary File Overwrite
- SA33969: GeoVision LiveX ActiveX Control "SnapShotToFile()" Insecure Method
- GeoVision LiveX ActiveX control 22.214.171.124
- GeoVision LiveX ActiveX control 126.96.36.199
- GeoVision LiveX ActiveX control 188.8.131.52
Feb 16, 2009
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