JVN#49476817: DX Library vulnerable to buffer overflow

2016-01-05T00:00:00
ID JVN:49476817
Type jvn
Reporter Japan Vulnerability Notes
Modified 2016-05-29T00:00:00

Description

## Description

DX Library is an open source library for creating Windows application. DX Library contains a buffer overflow vulnerability due to a flaw in processing an inner function CL_vsprintf().

## Impact

When processing a specially crafted string, an application built using DX Library may allow an arbitrary code to be executed with the privilege of the user running the application.

## Solution

Update DX Library and rebuild the application
Update to the latest version of DX Library and rebuild the application.

## Products Affected

  • DX Library for VisualC++ Ver3.15e and earlier
  • DX Library for BorlandC++ Ver3.15e and earlier
  • DX Library for Gnu C++ Ver3.15e and earlier
  • DX Library for VisualC# Ver3.15e and earlier