Remote code execution in Iceni Infix

Published: 2017-07-12 11:26:41
Severity High
Patch available YES
Number of vulnerabilities 1
CVSSv2 6.9 (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C/E:U/RL:OF/RC:C)
CVSSv3 8.3 [CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:C/C:H/I:H/A:H/E:U/RL:O/RC:C]
CVE ID CVE-2017-2863
CWE ID CWE-787
Exploitation vector Network
Public exploit Not available
Vulnerable software Infix
Vulnerable software versions Infix 7.1.5
Infix 7.1.4
Infix 7.1.3
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Vendor URL Iceni Technology
Advisory type Public

Security Advisory

1) Out-of-bounds write

Description

The vulnerability allows a remote attacker to execute arbitrary code on the target system.

The weakness exists due to out-of-bounds write in the PDF parsing functionality. A remote attacker can send a specially crafted PDF file, trick the victim into opening it, trigger memory corruption and execute arbitrary code with privileges of the current user.

Successful exploitation of the vulnerability may result in system compromise.

Remediation

Update to the latest version.

External links

https://www.talosintelligence.com/vulnerability_reports/TALOS-2017-0367

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