|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 16446. For further product information on the TippingPoint IPS: http://www.tippingpoint.com|
The specific flaw exists within the ActiveX control's GetSiteProperties3 method. The control suffers from an untrusted pointer dereference vulnerability because it blindly dereferences an attacker-supplied memory address. An attacker can exploit this condition to achieve code execution under the context of the browser process.
Attachmate has issued an update to correct this vulnerability. More details can be found at: