Secunia PSI Insecure Library Loading Vulnerability Oct 27 2010 01:49PM
apa-iutcert nsec ir (1 replies)
Re: Secunia PSI Insecure Library Loading Vulnerability Oct 28 2010 09:33AM
Jakob Balle (jb secunia com)
Secunia PSI is not associated with any file types and does not support
opening of HTML files nor any other files. Furthermore, the application
does not load Schannel.dll.

Secunia PSI is therefore not vulnerable to the "Insecure Library
Loading" vulnerability.

Stay Secure,

Jakob Balle

On Wed, 2010-10-27 at 07:49 -0600, apa-iutcert (at) nsec (dot) ir [email concealed] wrote:
> A vulnerability has been discovered in Secunia PSI,which can be exploited by malicious people to compromise a user's system.
> The vulnerability is caused due to the application loading libraries in an insecure manner.
> Libraries list called is as follows:
> Schannel.dll
> This can be exploited to load arbitrary libraries by tricking a user into e.g. opening a HTML file located on a remote WebDAV or SMB share.
> Successful exploitation allows execution of arbitrary code.
> The vulnerability is confirmed in Secunia PSI version for Microsoft Windows XP Service Pack 3. Other versions may also be affected.

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