Intrusion Prevention

PTC.IsoView.ActiveX.Control.multi.Heap.Buffer.Overflow

Description

This indicates an attack attempt to exploit a Buffer Overflow vulnerability in PTC Arbortext.
The vulnerability, which is located in the "IsoView" 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 execute arbitrary code within the context of the targeted users' browser.

Affected Products

PTC Arbortext IsoView 7.3 and prior

Impact

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

Recommended Actions

Apply the most recent upgrade or patch from the vendor
https://support.ptc.com/appserver/cs/view/solution.jsp?n=CS181001

CVE References

CVE-2014-9267