ImgBurn DLL code execution

imgburn-dll-code-execution (64478) The risk level is classified as HighHigh Risk

Description:

ImgBurn could allow a remote attacker to execute arbitrary code on the system. The application does not directly specify the fully qualified path to a dynamic-linked library (dwmapi.dll) when running on Microsoft Windows. By persuading a victim to open a specially-crafted file from a WebDAV or SMB share using a vulnerable application, a remote attacker could exploit this vulnerability via a specially-crafted library to execute arbitrary code on the system.

*CVSS:

Base Score: 9.3
  Access Vector: Network
  Access Complexity: Medium
  Authentication: None
  Confidentiality Impact: Complete
  Integrity Impact: Complete
  Availability Impact: Complete
 
Temporal Score: 7.3
  Exploitability: Proof-of-Concept
  Remediation Level: Official-Fix
  Report Confidence: Confirmed

Consequences:

Gain Access

Remedy:

Upgrade to the latest version of ImgBurn 2.5.5.0, available from the ImgBurn Web site. See References.

References:

  • ImgBurn Web site: ImgBurn.
  • Packet Storm Web site: ImgBurn 2.4.0.0 dll hijack vulnerability.
  • BID-45657: ImgBurn 'dwmapi.dll' DLL Loading Arbitrary Code Execution Vulnerability
  • CVE-2011-0403: Untrusted search path vulnerability in ImgBurn.exe in ImgBurn 2.4.0.0, 2.5.4.0, and other versions allows local users, and possibly remote attackers, to execute arbitrary code and conduct DLL hijacking attacks via a Trojan horse dwmapi.dll that is located in the same folder as a CUE file.
  • OSVDB ID: 70273: ImgBurn ImgBurn.exe Path Subversion Arbitrary DLL Injection Code Execution
  • SA42798: ImgBurn Insecure Library Loading Vulnerability

Platforms Affected:

  • ImgBurn ImgBurn 2.5.4.0

Reported:

Jan 02, 2011

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