Fortinet Discovers Schneider Electric VAMPSET Memory Corruption Vulnerability
Fortinet's FortiGuard Labs has discovered a memory corruption vulnerability in Schneider Electric's VAMPSET software.
Schneider Electric's VAMPSET software is used for setting parameters and configuring relays for all VAMP protection relays, VAMP monitoring and measuring units and VAMP ARC protection systems.
A memory corruption vulnerability has been discovered in Schneider Electric's VAMPSET software. The vulnerability can be triggered by a specifically crafted vf2 file which causes an out of bounds memory access, due to improper bounds checking. Attackers could exploit the vulnerability to execute arbitrary code within the context of the application.
SolutionsFortiGuard Labs released the following FortiGate IPS signature which covers this specific vulnerability:
Released May 08, 2017
Users should apply the solution provided by Schneider Electric.
Fortinet reported the vulnerability to Schneider Electricon Dec. 22, 2016.
Schneider Electric confirmed the vulnerability on Jan. 20, 2017.
Schneider Electric patched the vulnerability on Mar. 2, 2017.
This vulnerability was discovered by Kushal Arvind Shah of Fortinet's FortiGuard Labs.