Intrusion Prevention

Schneider.SoMachine.AxEditGrid.ActiveX.Code.Execution

Description

This indicates an attack attempt to exploit a remote Code Execution vulnerability in Schneider Electric SoMachine HVAC.
The vulnerability is caused by a pointer dereference in an AxEditGrid ActiveX control when the affected application handles a maliciously crafted web page. An attacker can exploit this by tricking an unsuspecting user into visiting a malicious webpage and execute arbitrary code within the context of the current user.

Affected Products

Schneider Electric SoMachine HVAC 2.02 and prior

Impact

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

Recommended Actions

Apply the latest update from the vendor.
http://download.schneider-electric.com/files?p_Doc_Ref=SEVD-2016-161-01

CVE References

CVE-2016-4529