JVN#63012325: The installer of e-Tax Software may insecurely load Dynamic Link Libraries

2016-10-18T00:00:00
ID JVN:63012325
Type jvn
Reporter Japan Vulnerability Notes
Modified 2016-10-27T00:00:00

Description

## Description

The installer of e-Tax Software provided by National Tax Agency contains an issue with the DLL search path, which may lead to insecurely loading Dynamic Link Libraries.

## Impact

This vulnerability can be exploited when the following condition is met. If this vulnerability is exploited, arbitrary code may be executed with the privilege of the user invoking the installer.

  • A user is tricked into placing a malicious DLL file prepared by an attacker in a specific folder.

## Solution

Use the latest installer of e-Tax Software
Users who are intended to install e-Tax Software for the first time or to upgrade the software, be sure to use the latest installer of e-Tax Software.

## Products Affected

  • The installer of e-Tax Software