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Home » Hacking News » Progress Database BINPATHX buffer overflow

Progress Database BINPATHX buffer overflow

by Mario Miri on April 24th, 2003 Progress Database software is prone to buffer overflow attack. An attacker could overflow a BINPATHX environment variable. This would allow arbitrary code execution in security context of Progress Database process.


Vulnerable:
Progress Database 9.1 D


Solution:
Upgrade is available from:
http://www.progress.com/patches/


Discovered by:
SnoSoft


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