IBM SPSS SamplePower ActiveX control code execution

ibm-spss-cve20130593-code-exec (83382) The risk level is classified as HighHigh Risk

Description:

IBM SPSS SamplePower could allow a remote attacker to execute arbitrary code on the system, caused by an error in the olch2x32 ActiveX control. By persuading a victim to visit a specially-crafted Web site, an attacker could exploit this vulnerability 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: 6.9
  Exploitability: Unproven
  Remediation Level: Official-Fix
  Report Confidence: Confirmed

Consequences:

Gain Access

Remedy:

Refer to IBM Security Bulletin 1635503 for patch, upgrade or suggested workaround information. See References.

References:

  • IBM Security Bulletin 1635503: IBM SPSS SamplePower olch2x32 ActiveX control vulnerability (CVE-2013-0593).
  • ZDI-13-092: IBM SPSS Chart2D olch2x32.ocx ActiveX Remote Code Execution Vulnerability.
  • BID-59527: IBM SPSS SamplePower 'olch2x32' ActiveX Control Multiple Remote Code Execution Vulnerabilities
  • CVE-2013-0593: Unspecified vulnerability in the olch2x32 ActiveX control in IBM SPSS SamplePower 3.0 before 3.0-IM-S3SAMPC-WIN32-FP001 allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via unknown vectors.
  • SA53234: IBM SPSS SamplePower ActiveX Multiple Vulnerabilities

Platforms Affected:

  • IBM SPSS SamplePower 3.0

Reported:

Apr 26, 2013

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