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Vulnerability Details : CVE-2009-4225 (1 public exploit)

Stack-based buffer overflow in the PestPatrol ActiveX control (ppctl.dll) in CA eTrust PestPatrol allows remote attackers to execute arbitrary code via a long argument to the Initialize method.
Publish Date : 2009-12-08 Last Update Date : 2017-08-16
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- CVSS Scores & Vulnerability Types

CVSS Score
Confidentiality Impact Complete (There is total information disclosure, resulting in all system files being revealed.)
Integrity Impact Complete (There is a total compromise of system integrity. There is a complete loss of system protection, resulting in the entire system being compromised.)
Availability Impact Complete (There is a total shutdown of the affected resource. The attacker can render the resource completely unavailable.)
Access Complexity Medium (The access conditions are somewhat specialized. Some preconditions must be satistified to exploit)
Authentication Not required (Authentication is not required to exploit the vulnerability.)
Gained Access None
Vulnerability Type(s) Execute CodeOverflow
CWE ID 119

- Products Affected By CVE-2009-4225

# Product Type Vendor Product Version Update Edition Language
1 Application CA Etrust Pestpatrol Version Details Vulnerabilities
2 Application CA Etrust Pestpatrole Ppctl.dll Activex Version Details Vulnerabilities

- Number Of Affected Versions By Product

Vendor Product Vulnerable Versions
CA Etrust Pestpatrol 1
CA Etrust Pestpatrole Ppctl.dll Activex 1

- References For CVE-2009-4225
BID 37133 CA eTrust PestPatrol Anti-Spyware 'ppctl.dl' ActiveX Control Remote Buffer Overflow Vulnerability Release Date:2009-11-26
XF ca-etrust-activex-bo(54458)

- Metasploit Modules Related To CVE-2009-4225

CA eTrust PestPatrol ActiveX Control Buffer Overflow
This module exploits a stack buffer overflow in CA eTrust PestPatrol. When sending an overly long string to the Initialize() property of ppctl.dll ( an attacker may be able to execute arbitrary code.
Module type : exploit Rank : average Platforms : Windows

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