CVE-2009-3977 Detail

Current Description

Multiple buffer overflows in a certain ActiveX control in ActiveDom.ocx in HP OpenView Network Node Manager (OV NNM) 7.53 might allow remote attackers to cause a denial of service (memory corruption) or have unspecified other impact via a long string argument to the (1) DisplayName, (2) AddGroup, (3) InstallComponent, or (4) Subscribe method. NOTE: this issue is not a vulnerability in many environments, because the control is not marked as safe for scripting and would not execute with default Internet Explorer settings.


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Hyperlink Resource
http://seclists.org/fulldisclosure/2009/Nov/199 Exploit 
http://www.coresecurity.com/content/openview_nnm_internaldb_dos Exploit  Patch 
https://exchange.xforce.ibmcloud.com/vulnerabilities/54377

Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-119 Improper Restriction of Operations within the Bounds of a Memory Buffer cwe source acceptance level NIST  

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Quick Info

CVE Dictionary Entry:
CVE-2009-3977
NVD Published Date:
11/18/2009
NVD Last Modified:
08/16/2017
Source:
MITRE