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BarCodeWiz 'BarcodeWiz.dll' ActiveX Control BOF Vulnerability

Information

Severity

Severity

Critical

Family

Family

Buffer overflow

CVSSv2 Base

CVSSv2 Base

9.3

CVSSv2 Vector

CVSSv2 Vector

AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C

Solution Type

Solution Type

Vendor Wont Fix

Created

Created

12 years ago

Modified

Modified

4 years ago

Summary

This host has BarCodeWiz installed and is prone to Remote buffer overflow vulnerability.

Insight

Insight

The flaw is due to a boundary error in 'BarcodeWiz.dll' when handling arguments passed to the 'LoadProperties()' method, which allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a long argument to the LoadProperties method.

Affected Software

Affected Software

BarCodeWiz Barcode 3.29 and prior.

Solution

Solution

No known solution was made available for at least one year since the disclosure of this vulnerability. Likely none will be provided anymore. General solution options are to upgrade to a newer release, disable respective features, remove the product or replace the product by another one.

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