Zero-day vulnerability in Storm

Stack-based buffer overflow
CVE-2009-1807

Not patched

The zero-day was exploited in April and May in 2009. It is unclear if vendor has ever issued a patch.

Vulnerability details

Advisory: SB2009050101 - Remote code execution in Baofeng Storm ActiveX control

Vulnerable component: Storm

CVE-ID: CVE-2009-1807

CVSSv3 score: CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:R/S:C/C:H/I:H/A:H/E:F/RL:U/RC:C

CWE-ID: CWE-121 - Stack-based Buffer Overflow

Description:

The vulnerability allows a remote attacker to execute arbitrary code on the target system.

The weakness exists due to stack-based buffer overflow in ActiveX control (Config.dll). A remote attacker can create a specially crafted Web page that passes an overly long string to the SetAttributeValue() method, trick the victim into visiting it, trigger memory corruption and execute arbitrary code on the system with privileges of the current user.

Successful exploitation of the vulnerability results in arbitrary code execution on the vulnerable system.

Note: the vulnerability was being actively exploited.

Public Exploits:

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