Horner Automation Cscape CSP File Parsing Memory Corruption Remote Code Execution Vulnerability

ID ZDI-18-1436
Type zdi
Reporter rgod and mdm of 9SG Security Team
Modified 2019-01-02T00:00:00


This vulnerability allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code on vulnerable installations of Horner Automation Cscape. 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 CSP files. The issue results from the lack of proper validation of user-supplied data, which can result in a memory corruption condition. An attacker can leverage this vulnerability to execute code in the context of the current process.