#VU20839 Buffer overflow


Published: 2019-09-04

Vulnerability identifier: #VU20839

Vulnerability risk: High

CVSSv3.1:

CVE-ID: CVE-2019-13522

CWE-ID: CWE-119

Exploitation vector: Network

Exploit availability: No

Vulnerable software:
EZPLC Editor
Client/Desktop applications / Software for system administration

Vendor: EZAutomation

Description

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

The vulnerability exists due to a boundary error in the application. A remote attacker can create a specially crafted project file, trick the victim into opening it, trigger memory corruption and execute arbitrary code under the privileges of the application.

Successful exploitation of this vulnerability may result in complete compromise of vulnerable system.

Mitigation
Install updates from vendor's website.

Vulnerable software versions

EZPLC Editor: 1.8.41


CPE

External links
http://ics-cert.us-cert.gov/advisories/icsa-19-246-02
http://www.ezautomation.net/access.php


Q & A

Can this vulnerability be exploited remotely?

Is there known malware, which exploits this vulnerability?


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