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Category:   Application (Generic)  >   BusinessObjects Enterprise Vendors:   Business Objects
BusinessObjects Stack Overflow in RptViewerAX ActiveX Control Lets Remote Users Execute Arbitrary Code
SecurityTracker Alert ID:  1019668
SecurityTracker URL:  http://securitytracker.com/id/1019668
CVE Reference:   CVE-2007-6254   (Links to External Site)
Date:  Mar 19 2008
Impact:   Execution of arbitrary code via network, User access via network
Fix Available:  Yes  Vendor Confirmed:  Yes  
Version(s): 6.5
Description:   A vulnerability was reported in BusinessObjects. A remote user can cause arbitrary code to be executed on the target user's system.

A remote user can create specially crafted HTML that, when loaded by the target user, will trigger a stack overflow in the RptViewerAX ActiveX control and execute arbitrary code on the target system. The code will run with the privileges of the target user.

The CLSID of the vulnerable control is: B20D9D6A-0DEC-4d76-9BEF-175896006B4A

Will Dormann of the CERT/CC reported this vulnerability.

The original advisory is available at:

http://www.kb.cert.org/vuls/id/329673

Impact:   A remote user can create HTML that, when loaded by the target user, will execute arbitrary code on the target user's system.
Solution:   The vendor has issued a hotfix (CHF74).
Vendor URL:  www.businessobjects.com/ (Links to External Site)
Cause:   Boundary error
Underlying OS:  Windows (Any)

Message History:   None.


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