|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 26417. For further product information on the TippingPoint IPS: http://www.tippingpoint.com|
The specific flaw exists within nvA1Media.ocx. The issue results from the lack of proper validation of the length of user-supplied data prior to copying it to a stack-based buffer. An attacker can leverage this vulnerability to execute arbitrary code under the context of the current process.
11/08/2016, 11/09/2016, 11/10/2016 and 11/15/2016 - ZDI disclosed the reports, 44 in all, to ICS-CERT
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Internet Explorer\ActiveX Compatibility\E19E79EC-F62E-40A0-952D-E49AEC7BEC2F
If the Compatibility Flags value is set to 0x00000400, the control can no longer be instantiated inside the browser.