|CVSS SCORE||7.5, (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)|
|TIPPINGPOINT™ IPS CUSTOMER PROTECTION||TippingPoint IPS customers are protected against this vulnerability by Digital Vaccine protection filter ID 12280. For further product information on the TippingPoint IPS: http://www.tippingpoint.com|
The specific flaw exists within the dnUpdater ActiveX Control. When initializing the ActiveX control object, dnu.exe assumes the 5th argument being used for the Init() method, to be a legitimate pointer to a function. This vulnerability can be leveraged to execute code under the context of the user.
America Online has issued an update to correct this vulnerability. More details can be found at:
|CREDIT||Andrea Micalizzi aka rgod