Intrusion Prevention

Microsys.PROMOTIC.PmTrends.dll.ActiveX.DoS

Description

This indicates an attack attempt to exploit a Denial of Service vulnerability in Microsys PROMOTIC.
The vulnerability, which is located in the "PmTrends.dll" ActiveX control, can be exploited through misuse of a vulnerable method. An attacker can exploit this by tricking an unsuspecting user into visiting a malicious webpage and cause a denial of service condition on the affected system..

Affected Products

Microsys PROMOTIC 8.2.13

Impact

Denial of Service: Remote attackers can crash vulnerable systems.

Recommended Actions

Currently we are unaware of any vendor supplied patch or updates available for this issue.

CVE References

CVE-2014-1617