Intrusion Prevention

AoA.InitLicenKeys.ActiveX.Buffer.Overflow

Description

This indicates an attempt to exploit a buffer overflow vulnerability in AoA DVD Creator and MP4 Converter.
There is a buffer overflow vulnerability in the "InitLicenKeys" function when using an ActiveX control in AoA DVD Creator and MP4 Converter. This issue is caused by the application's failure to perform adequate boundary checks on user supplied data. The overflow occurs when processing an overly long argument passed to the "InitLicenKeys()" method.

Affected Products

AoAMedia AoA DVD Creator 2.5
AoAMedia AoA MP4 Converter 4.1

Impact

System Compromise: Remote attackers can gain control of vulnerable systems.

Recommended Actions

Currently we are not aware of any vendor supplied patch for this issue.