Advantech WebAccess/SCADA GpsET200 Stack-based Buffer Overflow Remote Code Execution Vulnerability

ID ZDI-20-622
Type zdi
Reporter Z0mb1E
Modified 2020-06-22T00:00:00


This vulnerability allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code on affected installations of Advantech WebAccess/SCADA. Authentication is not required to exploit this vulnerability. The specific flaw exists within the GpsET200 device driver. The issue results from the lack of proper validation of the length of user-supplied data prior to copying it to a fixed-length stack-based buffer. An attacker can leverage this vulnerability to execute code in the context of Administrator.