Intrusion Prevention

Moxa.MediaDBPlayback.ActiveX.Control.Buffer.Overflow

Description

This indicates an attack attempt to exploit a Buffer Overflow vulnerability in MOXA ActiveX SDK.
This vulnerability, which is located in the MediaDBPlayback.DLL ActiveX control, is caused by an error when handling an overly long string to the PlayFileName() property. It may allow remote attackers to execute arbitrary code in the context of the application using the affected ActiveX control.

Affected Products

MOXA MediaDBPlayback.DLL (2.2.0.5)

Impact

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

Recommended Actions

Upgrade to the latest version, available from the vendor's website:
http://www.moxa.com

CVE References

CVE-2010-4742