A vulnerability has been discovered in VirIT eXplorer, which can be exploited by malicious people to compromise a user's system.
The vulnerability is caused due to the application loading libraries (e.g. tg-scan.dll) in an insecure manner. This can be exploited to load arbitrary libraries by tricking a user into e.g. scanning a file located on a remote WebDAV or SMB share.
Successful exploitation allows execution of arbitrary code, but requires that files are scanned via the Windows Explorer "Scan With" menu.
The vulnerability is confirmed in version 6.7.34 Lite. Other versions may also be affected.
Solution: Do not scan files using the Windows Explorer "Scan With" menu.
Provided and/or discovered by: anT!-Tr0J4n
Original Advisory: http://packetstormsecurity.org/1009-exploits/virit-dllhijack.txt
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Subject: VirIT eXplorer Insecure Library Loading Vulnerability
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