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Vulnerability Summary for CVE-2011-2591

Original release date: 08/05/2011
Last revised: 09/06/2011


Multiple buffer overflows in the Provideo ActiveX controls allow remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via crafted input fields, as demonstrated by (1) a long strIp argument to the voice method in 2way.dll in the alarm ActiveX control, (2) a network response to AXPlayer.ocx in the GMAXPlayer ActiveX control, the (3) UserName or (4) Password parameter to AXPlayer.ocx in the GMAXPlayer ActiveX control, (5) a long Id parameter to the GetString method in PAxPlayer.ocx in the PAxPlayer ActiveX control, or (6) a long strAdr parameter to the ConnectIPCam method in PAxPlayer.ocx in the PAxPlayer ActiveX control.


CVSS Severity (version 2.0):
CVSS v2 Base Score: 9.3 (HIGH) (AV:N/AC:M/Au:N/C:C/I:C/A:C) (legend)
Impact Subscore: 10.0
Exploitability Subscore: 8.6
CVSS Version 2 Metrics:
Access Vector: Network exploitable; Victim must voluntarily interact with attack mechanism
Access Complexity: Medium
Authentication: Not required to exploit
Impact Type: Allows unauthorized disclosure of information; Allows unauthorized modification; Allows disruption of service

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