Intrusion Prevention

Advantech.WebAccess.nvA1Media.Caption.Buffer.Overflow

Description

This indicates an attack attempt against a Buffer Overflow vulnerability in the Advantech WebAccess.
The vulnerability, which is located in the "nvA1Media" ActiveX control, can be exploited through a "Caption" property. 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

Advantech WebAccess 8.2

Impact

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

Recommended Actions

Currently we are unaware of any vendor supplied patch for this issue