Intrusion Prevention

Altova.DatabaseSpy.QPRJ.File.Buffer.Overflow

Description

This indicates an attack attempt against a buffer overflow vulnerability in Altova DatabaseSpy.
The vulnerability is caused by an error when the vulnerable software handles a specially crafted Altova DatabaseSpy file. It allows a remote attacker to execute arbitrary code.

Affected Products

Altova DatabaseSpy Enterprise Edition 2011

Impact

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

Recommended Actions

Currently we are not aware of any patches supplied by the vendor for this issue.