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HTTP BaoFeng Storm MPS ActiveX BO

Severity: High

This attack could pose a serious security threat. You should take immediate action to stop any damage or prevent further damage from happening.


Description

This signature detects attempt to exploit a buffer overflow vulnerability by passing long arguments into a method of BaoFeng Storm ActiveX Control.


Additional Information

BaoFeng Storm is a multi-media player.

BaoFeng Storm ActiveX control is prone to multiple buffer-overflow vulnerabilities because it fails to perform adequate boundary checks on user-supplied data. The ActiveX control can be identified with the following CLSID: 6BE52E1D-E586-474F-A6E2-1A85A9B4D9FB. These issue affect the following methods of 'Mps.dll':

- advancedOpen()
- backImage()
- isDVDPath()
- rawParse()
- titleImage()
- URL()

Successfully exploiting these issues allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code in the context of the application using the ActiveX control (typically Internet Explorer). Failed exploit attempts likely result in denial-of-service conditions.


Affected:

BaoFeng Storm 2.8, 2.9, 2.7.9.10, 2.7.9.8


Response


Possible False Positives

There are no known false positives associated with this signature.


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