Intrusion Prevention

Husdawg.LLC.System.Requirements.Lab.Init.ActiveX.Control.Access

Description

This indicates an attack attempt to exploit an arbitrary remote code-execution vulnerability in Husdawg, LLC Systems Requirements Lab.
The vulnerability is located in the "sysreqlab.dll", "sysreqlabsli.dll", or "sysreqlab2.dll" ActiveX controls through misuse of the unsafe "Init()" method. It may allow remote attackers to execute arbitrary code in the context of the application using the affected ActiveX control.

Affected Products

System Requirements Lab software older than 3

Impact

System Compromise: Remote attackers can gain control of vulnerable systems.

Recommended Actions

Upgrade to the latest version, available from the web site or disable these ActiveX Controls by setting their kill bit.

CVE References

CVE-2008-4385