The Media Technology Group CDPass ActiveX control contains several stack buffer overflows, which can allow a remote, unauthenticated attacker to execute arbitrary code on a vulnerable system.
Media Technology Group CDPass is software that provides bonus content for music CDs and DVDs. CDPass is an ActiveX control, which is provided by the file CDPass.dll. The CDPass ActiveX control contains several stack buffer overflows.
By convincing a user to view a specially crafted HTML document (e.g., a web page or an HTML email message or attachment), an attacker may be able to execute arbitrary code with the privileges of the user. The attacker could also cause the web browser to crash.
Apply an update
This issue has been addressed in the CDPass ActiveX control version 1,0,0,14. To update, close all Internet Explorer windows. Go to %windir%\downloaded program files . Right click on CDPass Class and select update. If the CDPass ActiveX control is not updated to version 1,0,0,14, please consider the following workarounds
This vulnerability was reported by Will Dormann of CERT/CC.
This document was written by Will Dormann.
|Date First Published:||2007-05-29|
|Date Last Updated:||2007-05-31 18:34 UTC|