180solutions Zango downloads "required Adware components" without checking integrity or authenticity, which might allow context-dependent attackers to execute arbitrary code by subverting the DNS resolution of static.zangocash.com.
CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
Impact Subscore: 10.0
Exploitability Subscore: 10.0
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Network exploitable
Access Complexity: Low
Authentication: Not required to exploit
Impact Type: Provides administrator access, Allows complete confidentiality, integrity, and availability violation; Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows disruption of service
The only known mitigation for this vulnerability is to block access to static.zangocash.com or zangocash.com althogether at the firewall.
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