Advisory Details

September 1st, 2015

Hewlett-Packard LoadRunner Controller Scenario File Stack Buffer Overflow Remote Code Execution Vulnerability

ZDI-15-408
ZDI-CAN-2756

CVE ID CVE-2015-5426
CVSS SCORE 4.4, (AV:L/AC:M/Au:N/C:P/I:P/A:P)
AFFECTED VENDORS Hewlett-Packard
AFFECTED PRODUCTS LoadRunner
TREND MICRO CUSTOMER PROTECTION Trend Micro TippingPoint IPS customers are protected against this vulnerability by Digital Vaccine protection filter ID 19692. For further product information on the TippingPoint IPS: http://www.tippingpoint.com
VULNERABILITY DETAILS


This vulnerability could allow attackers to execute arbitrary code on vulnerable installations of HP LoadRunner. 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 handling of scenario files (.lrs). By manipulating a scenario file's values, an attacker can cause a fixed-length stack buffer to overflow. An attacker could leverage this vulnerability to execute code under the context of the current process.

ADDITIONAL DETAILS Hewlett-Packard has issued an update to correct this vulnerability. More details can be found at:
https://h20566.www2.hpe.com/portal/site/hpsc/public/kb/docDisplay/?docId=emr_na-c04692147
DISCLOSURE TIMELINE
  • 2015-03-31 - Vulnerability reported to vendor
  • 2015-09-01 - Coordinated public release of advisory
CREDIT Aniway.Anyway@gmail.com
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