Intrusion Prevention

Samsung.SmartViewer.STWAxConfigNVR.Memory.Corruption

Description

This indicates an attack attempt against a Remote Code Execution vulnerability in Samsung SmartViewer.
The vulnerability, which is located in an ActiveX control, can be exploited through 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 users' browser.

Affected Products

Samsung SmartViewer prior to 4.4.3

Impact

System Compromise: Remote attackers can execute arbitrary code within the context of the target user's browser

Recommended Actions

Currently we are not aware of any vendor supplied patch for this issue

CVE References

CVE-2015-8039

Other References

ZDI-15-463