Zero-day vulnerability in Ichitaro

Buffer overflow
CVE-2010-2152

Known malware:

Trojan.Tarodrop.J

Vulnerability details

Advisory: SB2010060101 - Remote code execution in JustSystems Ichitaro

Vulnerable component: Ichitaro

CVE-ID: CVE-2010-2152

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

CWE-ID: CWE-119 - Improper Restriction of Operations within the Bounds of a Memory Buffer

Description:

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

The vulnerability exists due to boundary error when handling specially crafted characters within office documents. A remote attacker can create a specially crafted document, trick the victim into opening it, cause buffer overflow and execute arbitrary code on vulnerable system.

Successful exploitation of the vulnerability results in compromise of vulnerable system.

Note: this vulnerability is being actively exploited.