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CVE-2014-2956 Detail

Current Description

ScriptHelperApi in the AVG ScriptHelper ActiveX control in ScriptHelper.exe in AVG Secure Search toolbar before and AVG Safeguard before does not implement domain-based access control for method calls, which allows remote attackers to trigger the downloading and execution of arbitrary programs via a crafted web site.

Source:  MITRE
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Evaluator Description

Per: "This issue is addressed in AVG Secure Search toolbar version and AVG Safeguard"


CVSS 3.x Severity and Metrics:

Base Score: N/A
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Weakness Enumeration

CWE-ID CWE Name Source
CWE-264 Permissions, Privileges, and Access Controls NIST  

Known Affected Software Configurations Switch to CPE 2.2

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