Advisory Details

October 14th, 2014

Panasonic Network Camera View GetImageDataPrint Untrusted Pointer Dereference Remote Code Execution Vulnerability

ZDI-14-364
ZDI-CAN-2357

CVE ID CVE-2014-8755
CVSS SCORE 7.5, (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
AFFECTED VENDORS Panasonic
AFFECTED PRODUCTS Network Camera View
TREND MICRO CUSTOMER PROTECTION Trend Micro TippingPoint IPS customers are protected against this vulnerability by Digital Vaccine protection filter ID 16282. For further product information on the TippingPoint IPS: http://www.tippingpoint.com
VULNERABILITY DETAILS


This vulnerability allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code on vulnerable installations of Panasonic Network Camera View. User interaction is required to exploit this vulnerability in that the target must visit a malicious page or open a malicious file.

The specific flaw exists within the GetImageDataPrint method of the WebVideoCam ActiveX control. The issue lies in the ability to nullify an arbitrary address in memory. An attacker can leverage this vulnerability to execute code under the context of the current process.

ADDITIONAL DETAILS Panasonic has issued an update to correct this vulnerability. More details can be found at:
http://security.panasonic.com/pss/security/library/howto_update_NCV.html
DISCLOSURE TIMELINE
  • 2014-06-09 - Vulnerability reported to vendor
  • 2014-10-14 - Coordinated public release of advisory
CREDIT Ariele Caltabiano (kimiya)
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