(0Day) Advantech WebOP Designer Project File Heap Buffer Overflow Remote Code Execution Vulnerability

ID ZDI-17-452
Type zdi
Reporter Ariele Caltabiano (kimiya)
Modified 2017-07-05T00:00:00


This vulnerability allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code on vulnerable installations of Advantech WebOP Designer. 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 parsing of a pm3 project file. A heap-based buffer overflow vulnerability exists in a call to memcpy. An attacker can leverage this vulnerability to execute arbitrary code in the context of the process.