|CVSS SCORE||9.3, (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C)|
|TIPPINGPOINT™ IPS CUSTOMER PROTECTION||TippingPoint IPS customers are protected against this vulnerability by Digital Vaccine protection filter ID 29657. For further product information on the TippingPoint IPS: http://www.tippingpoint.com|
The specific flaw exists within the parsing of the command line in the makensis utility. The issue results from the lack of proper validation of the length of user-supplied data prior to copying it to a fixed-length stack-based buffer. An attacker can leverage this functionality to execute code under the context of Administrator.
Advantech has issued an update to correct this vulnerability. More details can be found at:
|CREDIT||Steven Seeley (mr_me) of Offensive Security