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Hyleos ChemView Buffer Overflow

Disclosed February 11, 2010    Zeroday : 1773 days

Vulnerability Description:

ChemView ActiveX ActiveX control contains two buffer overflow vulnerabilities that could be exploited by attackers in drive-by attacks.

Vendors:

Hyleos

Vulnerable Software/Devices:

ChemView ActiveX v1.9.5

Vulnerability Severity:

High

Exploit Availability:

No Exploit Available

Exploit Impact:

Remote Code Execution
Exploitation of this vulnerability is possible through the use of methods like drive-by attacks. Remote attackers who successfully exploit this vulnerability will be able to execute code on the vulnerable system with the same rights as the currently logged on user.

BeyondTrust Prevention and Detection:

BeyondTrust's Retina® Network Security Scanner scans devices to detect for this vulnerability.

  • 31957 - Hyleos ChemView Buffer Overflow (Zero-Day)

Mitigation:

Uninstall the control or set the killbit for the vulnerable control's classid: {C372350A-1D5A-44DCA759-767FC553D96C}

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