Vulnerability Note VU#897144
Solarwinds Dameware Remote Mini Controller Windows service is vulnerable to stack buffer overflow
The Solarwinds Dameware Remote Mini Controller Windows service is vulnerable to stack buffer overflow.
CWE-121: Stack-based Buffer Overflow - CVE-2016-2345
Solarwinds Dameware Remote Mini Controller is a software for assisting in remote desktop connections for helpdesk support. According to the reporter, the Solarwinds Dameware Remote Mini Controller Windows service, dwrcs.exe, is vulnerable to stack-based buffer overflow. A remote attacker sending carefully crafted data may be able to obtain private information or execute code. The researcher has published an advisory with more information.
An unauthenticated remote attacker may be able to obtain private information or execute code in the SYSTEM context.
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|Vendor||Status||Date Notified||Date Updated|
|SOLARWINDS||Unknown||12 Feb 2016||12 Feb 2016|
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Thanks to Ryan Wincey for reporting this vulnerability.
This document was written by Garret Wassermann.
- CVE IDs: CVE-2016-2345
- Date Public: 17 Mar 2016
- Date First Published: 17 Mar 2016
- Date Last Updated: 18 Apr 2016
- Document Revision: 33
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