Intrusion Prevention

Advantech.WebAccess.Out.Bound.Memory.Access.DoS

Description

This indicates an attack attempt against a Denial of Service vulnerability in Advantech WebAccess.
The vulnerability is caused by an error when the vulnerable software handles an out of bound memory access. This vulnerability allows attackers to cause a denial of service on vulnerable installations of the software.

Affected Products

Advantech WebAccess 8.1 and 7.2

Impact

Denial of Service: Remote attackers can crash vulnerable systems.

Recommended Actions

Apply the most recent upgrade or patch from the vendor.
www.advantech.com/industrial-automation/webaccess/security

CVE References

CVE-2016-0851