Tracker Software pdfSaver ActiveX control buffer overflow
|pdfxchange-activex-buffer-overflow (72774)||High Risk|
The Tracker Software pdfSaver ActiveX control (pdfxctrl.dll) is vulnerable to a stack-based buffer overflow. By persuading a victim to visit a specially-crafted Web page that passes an overly long argument to the insecure StoreInRegistry and InitFromRegistry methods, a remote attacker could overflow a buffer and execute arbitrary code on the system or cause the victim's browser to crash.
No remedy available as of September 1, 2014.
- Offensive Security Exploit Database [01-29-2012]: Tracker Software pdfSaver ActiveX 3.60 (pdfxctrl.dll) Stack Buffer Overflow (SEH).
- Tracker Software Web site: PDF-XChange pdfSaver.
- BID-51712: PDF-XChange pdfSaver ActiveX Multiple Buffer Overflow Vulnerabilities
- CVE-2012-5324: Multiple buffer overflows in the Pdf Printer Preferences ActiveX Control in pdfxctrl.dll in Tracker Software PDF-XChange 3.60.0128 allow remote attackers to excute arbitrary code via a long string in the (1) sub_path parameter to the StoreInRegistry function or (2) sub_key parameter to the InitFromRegistry function.
- Tracker Software PDF-XChange pdfSaver ActiveX control 3.60.0128
Jan 29, 2012
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