Vulnerability Note VU#506864
InduSoft NTWebServer web service stack-based buffer overflow
InduSoft NTWebServer web service contains a stack-based buffer overflow vulnerability.
According to InduSoft's website: "InduSoft Web Studio™ is a powerful collection of automation tools that provide all the automation building blocks to develop HMIs, SCADA systems and embedded instrumentation solutions. Utilize InduSoft integrated Web technologies to take advantage of Internet/intranet connectivity." InduSoft NTWebServer runs a test web service on port 80/tcp. InduSoft NTWebServer test web service is vulnerable to a stack-based buffer overflow when more than 2048 bytes are written to the fixed-size stack buffer causing the test web service to write past the bounds of the buffer and corrupt the memory.
An attacker can cause the service to crash and may be able to execute arbitrary code.
InduSoft recommends using NTWebServer test web service only for development purposes and Microsoft IIS for production.
Vendor Information (Learn More)
InduSoft's website lists other devices that may be using NTWebServer test web service that may also be vulnerable.
|Vendor||Status||Date Notified||Date Updated|
|Advantech||Affected||-||10 Jan 2011|
|InduSoft||Affected||-||12 Jan 2011|
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Thanks to Jeremy Brown for reporting this vulnerability to ICS-CERT.
This document was written by Michael Orlando.
- CVE IDs: Unknown
- Date Public: 04 Jan 2011
- Date First Published: 12 Jan 2011
- Date Last Updated: 12 Jan 2011
- Severity Metric: 71.28
- Document Revision: 27
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