Will Dormann has reported a vulnerability in BusinessObjects, which can be exploited by malicious people to compromise a user's system.
The vulnerability is caused due to a boundary error in the "RptViewerAX" ActiveX Control (RptViewerAX.dll), which can be exploited to cause a stack-based buffer overflow when a user visits a malicious web page.
Successful exploitation allows execution of arbitrary code.
The vulnerability is reported in version 6.5. Other versions may also be affected.
Solution: Apply critical hotfix CHF74 (contact the vendor for more information).
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Subject: BusinessObjects "RptViewerAX" ActiveX Control Buffer Overflow Vulnerability
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