Advisory Details

February 10th, 2015

Motorola Scanner SDK OPOSSCANNER.ocx Open Method Remote Code Execution Vulnerability

ZDI-15-033
ZDI-CAN-2489

CVE ID CVE-2015-1495
CVSS SCORE 7.5, (AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
AFFECTED VENDORS Motorola
AFFECTED PRODUCTS Scanner SDK
TREND MICRO CUSTOMER PROTECTION Trend Micro TippingPoint IPS customers are protected against this vulnerability by Digital Vaccine protection filter ID 16777. 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 Motorola Scanner SDK. 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 IOPOSScanner Open method which performs an unbounded string copy operation into a fixed-length stack buffer using attacker-supplied input. A remote attacker can leverage this to execute arbitrary code under the context of the browser process.

ADDITIONAL DETAILS Motorola has issued an update to correct this vulnerability. More details can be found at:
https://portal.motorolasolutions.com/Support/US-EN/Resolution?solutionId=87666&redirectForm=search&searchQuery=%3FsearchType%3Dsimple%26searchTerm%3Dscanner%20sdk
DISCLOSURE TIMELINE
  • 2014-10-10 - Vulnerability reported to vendor
  • 2015-02-10 - Coordinated public release of advisory
CREDIT Ariele Caltabiano (kimiya)
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